CAIRO (Sputnik) – Egyptian archaeologists have found the upper part of the statue of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the city of Giza not far from the Temple of Ptah, the national Ministry of Antiquities said.
Earlier, the country's defence minister said that three soldiers and 14 attackers were killed in an assault on a military post on Monday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least four people were killed and six others were injured in an attack by militants on a hotel in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu on Tuesday evening, Xinhua news agency reported, citing a police source.
MURMANSK (Sputnik) - Pirates have released nine crew members of Norwegian ship MV Bonita, which was attacked last month off the coast of Benin, the J. J. Ugland shipping company has announced.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - Former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who was removed from power by the military in April of this year, has been interrogated over the 1989 coup that began his three-decade reign, the country's prosecutor general's office said on Tuesday.
DOHA (Sputnik) - The memorandum between Turkey and the Tripoli-based Libyan Government of National Accord is a response to a similar agreement between Greece and Egypt, and violations of Libyan maritime borders by other countries, Amna Umm Tahir, a member of the UN-recognized Presidential Council, said on Tuesday.
The US military conducted an airstrike in coordination with the government of Somalia and killed a member of the Al-Shabab terror group, US Africa Command (AFRICOM) reported a day earlier.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US military conducted an airstrike in coordination with the government of Somalia and killed a member of the Al-Shabab terror group, the US Africa Command (AFRICOM) said in a press release on Monday.
The previously established scheme involves handing over lands to the state, which was to distribute it evenly between those in need. White farmers were to be allotted “fair compensations”, but the plan didn’t work out, raising concerns about the possibility of forceful expropriation.
BENGHAZI, Libya (Sputnik) - The Libyan National Army (LNA) has confirmed that its fighter jet crashed within the Government of National Accord's (GNA) territory after completing its combat mission and that the reason behind the crash was a technical malfunction, according to a statement by the LNA general headquarters obtained by Sputnik.
Ali Mufuruki was a board member of several organisations, former chairman of Wananchi Group Holdings and mobile operator Vodacom Tanzania. He was also a co-author of the book "Tanzania's Industrialisation Journey, 2016-2056".
ROME (Sputnik) - The downing of a fighter jet belonging to Khalifa Haftar’s forces proves that his army will not be able to take the Libyan capital, a foreign minister in the Government of National Accord stated.
ROME (Sputnik) - External interference in the Libya war is growing with new kinds of weapons arriving in the country, UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the Support Mission in Libya Ghassan Salame said.
Between 1989 and 1997 the African nation of Liberia was torn apart by a brutal civil war, which ended when warlord Charles Taylor became president. He was ousted in 2003 and nine years later was convicted by a UN court in The Hague.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Thursday that El Feel oil field in the country's southwest had been temporarily closed again due to the unstable security situation in the area.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The plan was first mooted by China to improve co-operation around natural disasters. But it took shape later when BRICS space agencies agreed to build a “virtual constellation of remote sensing satellites".
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Clashes broke out in the vicinity of the presidential building in Libya’s capital between forces of the UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) and armed groups, Saudi news outlet Al Arabiya reported Wednesday citing sources.
According to AFP, police cordoned off the area where the explosion took place. The cause of the explosion was not immediately clear.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The National Assembly of Mauritius has picked on Monday Pritvirajsing (Pradeep) Roopun as the country’s president, Le Mauricien news outlet reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The death toll in a tourist bus crash in Tunisia on Sunday has risen to 26, Tunisian media reported citing medical sources.