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Dec 24, 2016
Passengers of hijacked Libyan flight to return home from MaltaThe passengers from a hijacked Libyan flight that was diverted to Malta have left the Mediterranean island and are returning home.
Dec 23, 2016
Scare averted as Libyan aircraft hijackers release passengers at Malta airport, surrenderA Libyan plane has reportedly been hijacked by two people and has landed in the Mediterranean island of Malta.
Dec 23, 2016
Hijackers divert Libyan plane to Malta, release all passengers before surrenderingHijackers claiming to have a grenade took over a Libyan plane and diverted it to Malta on Friday, before releasing almost all the passengers onboard, the prime minister of the Mediterranean island said.
Dec 19, 2016
Islamic State suicide bomber kills 8 Libyan troops near BenghaziA suicide bomber has killed eight Libyan army troops near the eastern city of Benghazi, an attack that showed the Islamic State group is still able to strike out in the North African country despite recent battlefield losses, Libyan security and health officials said on Monday.
Nov 14, 2016
World Cup qualifiers: Egypt avenge defeat against Ghana; DR Congo top Group AEgypt avenged a humiliating World Cup defeat by Ghana three years ago with a 2-0 victory in World Cup qualifying, while DR Congo won against Guinea.
Nov 03, 2016
Mosul: Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urges fighters to hold ground, claims audioIn June 2014, days after jihadist fighters swept across swathes of Iraq, he made a rare public appearance in Mosul and announced the creation of an Islamic "state" straddling Iraq and Syria.
Oct 26, 2016
UN refugee agency: 2016 deadliest year in MediterraneanThe UN refugee agency said today that at least 3,800 migrants have died in the Mediterranean Sea so far this year in an attempt to reach Europe
Oct 26, 2016
Mediterranean migrant boat horror: 25 people found dead near LibyaThe French aid group Doctors without Borders (MSF) said Wednesday it had found a pile of 25 migrants who died in apocalyptic conditions, perishing in a pool of fuel and seawater aboard a crowded dinghy off Libya.
Oct 24, 2016
Plane crashes on takeoff at Malta airport, five aboard killedA light plane crashed Monday after takeoff from Malta International Airport en route to Libya, killing all five crew members on board, airport authorities said.
Sep 26, 2016
Captives of Islamic State for 414 days, two Telugu professors return to tell the taleTwo Indian teachers, who were rescued last week after over a year-long captivity by the Islamic State (IS) in Libya, returned home to Hyderabad on Saturday.