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Mar 06, 2018
Suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber blows himself up in Nigeria; kills three, injures 18A suicide bomber on a bicycle killed three people on Monday, when he detonated his explosives on the outskirts of the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, civilian militia told AFP.
Sep 17, 2017
Afghanistan considering arming 20,000 civilians to fight against Taliban and Islamic StateAfghanistan is considering training and arming 20,000 civilians to defend territories where Islamic militants have been driven out
Aug 19, 2014
Libya: Mystery jets fly over Tripoli, attack militia positionsA statement by the provisional government in Libya, which lacks any real authority, said it was not known whose aircraft had attacked militia positions.
Aug 18, 2014
Calls for ceasefire fail to halt violence in Libya's capitalThe month of fighting in Tripoli and Benghazi has further polarised the political factions and their militia allies in Libya.
Jul 31, 2014
Philippines evacuating citizens from Libya after beheading, gangrapeThe Philippines ordered all 13,000 of its citizens to leave Libya following the beheading, with a consular team organising evacuation by land to neighbouring Tunisia and Egypt.
Jul 30, 2014
Some Indian nurses reluctant to leave Libya despite rising violenceOver the last two weeks, Libya has plunged into chaos following deadly clashes between government forces and Islamist militants in Tripoli and Benghazi.
Jul 29, 2014
Indian nurses stranded in Libya as clashes among rival militias escalatesLibya has around 6,000 Indians, mostly from Kerala and majority of whom are based in Tripoli and nearby satellite towns.
Jul 28, 2014
Libya asks for intl help after oil depot catches fire amid clashesThe interim government of Libya said in a statement posted on its website that the fighting between rival militias caused the huge blaze, which could trigger a "humanitarian and environmental disaster."
Dec 04, 2013
Militias battle anew in Lebanon's Tripoli, army arrests 21 fightersClashes resumed on Tuesday between Lebanese militias who back opposing sides of Syria's war and 21 fighters were arrested by the army as it pursued a six-month-long mandate to end bloodshed battering the city of Tripoli.
Nov 16, 2013
32 dead, over 400 wounded in Tripoli as Libyan militia, residents clashAt least 32 people were killed and almost 400 wounded in gun battles between Libyan militiamen and armed residents in Tripoli on Friday in the worst street fighting for months to test the shaky central government.