NATO dismisses Gadhafi cease-fire proposal

2011-04-30 18:08:54

NATO says it wants Moammar Gadhafi's forces to end their attacks on civilians before it considers the Libyan leader's cease-fire offer.

Gadhafi offers truce as NATO strikes in Tripoli

2011-04-30 17:16:34

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi called for a cease-fire and negotiations with NATO powers in a live speech on state TV early Saturday, just as NATO bombs struck a government complex in the Libyan capital.

Gaddafi says he will not leave Libya

2011-04-30 14:30:12

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi vowed on  Saturday that he will not leave Libya.

Gaddafi says ready for ceasefire, but not one-sided

2011-04-30 09:42:52

Gaddafi said on Saturday he was still prepared to enter a ceasefire but that this must involve all sides and not only his own forces.

UN HRC adopts resolution on Syria

2011-04-30 09:01:15

UN HRC adopted a resolution on Syria at a special session held on Friday amid strong voices of disapproval from many member states.

Libya rebels: Retake Tunisia border crossing

2011-04-29 19:19:46

Libyan rebels have regained control of the Dehiba crossing point on the Libyan-Tunisian border from government forces.

Fidel Castro backs Gadhafi

2011-04-29 10:54:20

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro said Thursday Gadhafi has put up an "amazing" resistance against the air raids by NATO allies.

UNSC slams terrorist attacks in Morocco

2011-04-29 09:48:33

The UN Security Council on Thursday condemned "in the strongest terms" the terrorist attacks in Morocco, which killed at least 15 people.

Security Council slams attacks in Morocco

2011-04-29 09:46:44

The UN Security Council on Thursday condemned "in the strongest terms" the terrorist attacks in Morocco, which killed at least 15 people, saying that "any acts of terrorism are criminal and unjustifiable."

Libyan forces overrun rebels on Tunisian border

2011-04-29 08:30:31

Tunisia - Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi overran a rebel outpost on the Tunisian border on Thursday.

Fatah inks deal with Hamas

2011-04-29 07:56:54

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah group inked a deal on Wednesday with bitter rival Hamas to end their long-running feud and form an interim government ahead of elections within a year.

Assad facing dissent over crackdown

2011-04-29 07:56:54

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad faced dissent within government ranks with more than 200 members of his Baath Party resigning and signs of discontent within the army over the authorities' response to anti-government protests in the streets.