According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the 2016 refugee death toll in the Mediterranean Sea has hit a record high of at least 3,800 people.
Two unnamed Americans were reportedly arrested in northern Tunisia on Tuesday, on suspicion of having ties to the terrorist group.
A total of 145 were released by armed groups in South Sudan, according to the statement of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
US air forces hit the Daesh targets near the Libyan city of Sirte, according to the US Africa Command (AFRICOM).
The military and political conflict in Libya is complicated and the situation is not expected to improve in the foreseeable future, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Tuesday.
The top ten countries in the world to visit have been revealed by Lonely Planet in their latest "Best in Travel 2017" list.
US air forces hit five Daesh fighting positions near the Libyan city of Sirte, according to US Africa Command (AFRICOM).
The report, based on field research conducted by Amnesty in July, August and September, describes the serious violations of international human rights and humanitarian law that took place in Juba.
According to reports, suspected militants from the Islamist group al-Shabaab killed 12 people on Tuesday at a guest house in northeastern Kenya.
Two passenger trains collided on Monday in South Africa leaving at least one person killed and from 150 to 200 people injured, local media reported.
US forces launched seven airstrikes against the Daesh terrorist group near the city of Sirte in Libya, according to the statement of US Africa Command.
The Democratic Alliance, the main opposition party in South Africa, filed its founding affidavit for direct access to the Constitutional Court, in order to challenge the constitutionality of the South African Government’s notice to initiate the process of withdrawing from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
The Russian Defense Ministry has released a fresh compilation video of the main phase of the Russian-Egyptian Defenders of Friendship-2016 airborne and anti-terror drills. The footage certainly doesn't disappoint.
Gaddaf Al-Dam, the cousin of Libyan revolutionary and politician Muammar Gaddafi killed five years ago by the opposition group stated that Libya should demand the UN investigation of the 2011 uprisings in Libya, which culminated in the death of Gaddafi and led to Libya descending into chaos.
The Egyptian forces killed around 70 militants linked with the Daesh terrorist group in Northern Sinai by airstrikes, according to media reports.
Cameroon's transport minister Edgar Alain Mebe Ngo'o says that at least 53 people have been killed, with another 300 injured, in a train derailment.
Five years after Libya’s longtime leader Muammar Gaddafi was cold-bloodedly murdered right in front of mobile phone cameras and with the full backing of the Western nations participating in the 2011 military campaign against Libya, Sputnik talked to Abdel Baset bin Hamel, a journalist who was close to the late Libyan leader.
On October 20, 2011, the longtime Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was murdered by opposition fighters who captured him near his hometown of Sirte. Five years on, the once prosperous Arab country remains in a state of chaos plagued by tribal wars, which have left tens of thousands of Libyans dead and displaced hundreds of thousands more.
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