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The number of casualties in al-Mabrook oilfield in eastern Libya increased to at least 12, including four foreigners, while seven others were...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Updated at 5:55 pm (GMT +2): Sixteen Libyan soldiers were killed and 38 wounded in clashes around an eastern Islamist stronghold and close to a key...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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Lebanon’s civil society and humans rights organizations are taking an unyielding stand against Lebanon’s notorious kafala (sponsorship) system that...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Germany said Wednesday it would not change its policy following a reported threat by Philippine Islamist militants to kill a German hostage unless...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
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Dozens of Filipino UN peacekeepers performed the "greatest escape" from besieging Syrian rebels, slipping away under the cover of night after rebels...
Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Philippine UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights clashed with Syrian rebels Saturday, Defense Minister Voltaire Gazmin said in Manila. He said in an...
Saturday, August 30, 2014
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Talks were underway Friday to release 43 Fijian peacekeepers taken hostage by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, the Pacific nation's Prime Minister...
Friday, August 29, 2014
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The Philippines is to charter ferries to speed up the removal of 13,000 nationals from Libya, officials said Thursday a day after a Filipina nurse...
Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Suspected militiamen have beheaded a Philippine worker in Libya after singling him out because he was not a Muslim, the Philippine Foreign Department...
Monday, July 21, 2014
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