August 6 2013
By Esam Mohamed
Libya’s Congress has sworn in a new defence minister despite a continued show of force by gunmen carrying out near-daily attacks on security forces.
Congress on Monday approved Abdullah al-Thani as the country’s military chief.
May 29 2013 at 02:03pm
By Abdoulaye Massalatchi
Niamey – France urged African nations on Tuesday to make a concerted effort to tackle a growing Islamist threat in the deserts of southern Libya.