War criminal or hero: the legacy of Ethiopia’s Meles Zenawi

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died. The news of Zenawi’s passing has made headlines around the globe and many saw him as an exceptional leader in Africa. Although numerous people feel... Read more »

Gaddafi is Dead as Libya’s revolt takes hometown (VIDEO)

(Reuters) – Muammar Gaddafi is dead, Libya’s new leaders said, killed by fighters who overran his hometown and final bastion on Thursday. His bloodied body was stripped and displayed around the world... Read more »
Saif-al-Islam gadhafi son arrested

Gadhafi’s son captured; Libyan rebels push toward heart of Tripoli

AL-MAYA/TRIPOLI—The eldest son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, Mohammad, told Al Jazeera television in the early hours of Monday that he had been detained by rebels and was being kept under house... Read more »

Muammar Gaddafi son killed by Nato air strike – Libyan government

Saif al-Arab and three of Muammar Gaddafi’s grandsons killed, according to reports – but the Libyan leader was unharmed. A Nato air strike in Tripoli has killed the youngest son of Libyan... Read more »
African migrants fleeing Libya reported missing

400 migrants mostly Ethiopians ,Eritreans and Somalis fleeing Libya reported missing-UNHCR

ROME, April 4 (Reuters) – More than 400 African migrants fleeing Libya on two boats are reported missing, the U.N. said on Monday, and a Vatican official in Tripoli said the bodies... Read more »

West moves towards Libya action, France says there could be Air strike in hours (Video)

Western powers are discussing how to enforce a no-fly zone over Libya after the passage of a UN resolution backing “all necessary measures” to protect civilians, short of an occupation. France said... Read more »

AU decides on presidential committee for Libya crisis

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU) Commission decided on Friday to establish an AU ad-hoc high level committee on Libya to find a peaceful resolution... Read more »
Libya Protests

Ethiopia begins evacuating 170 citizens from Libya

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian government has begun evacuating its nationals from the violence in Libya through the Sudanese Embassy in Tripoli, Ethiopia’s the ministry of foreign affairs said.... Read more »
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Ethiopia: Government says will evacuate citizens stranded in Libya

By Tesfa Alem Tekle (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian government has begun efforts to rescue Ethiopians stranded at remote sites and in the rebel-controlled eastern part of Libya, a government statement said... Read more »
African mercenary in Libya

Libya: African mercenaries ‘immune from prosecution for war crimes’

African mercenaries hired by the Gaddafi regime to kill Libyan protesters would be immune from prosecution for war crimes due to a clause in this weekend’s UN resolution that was demanded by... Read more »