Italian, Chadian, Nigerien and Libyan interior ministers decided "to support the creation of centers for undocumented migrants in Niger and Chad as well as the work [of such centers] in Libya in accordance with the international humanitarian standards," according to the statement of the Italian Interior Ministry.
On Saturday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on the parties to the Libyan crisis to restore calm after Thursday's deadly attack on the Brak al-Shati military airbase in country's south and resume the dialogue on the settlement of the crisis. Libyan politicians told Sputnik who might be interested in the instability in the country.
The explosion at an ammunition depot in Sudan killed three people and left over 20 others injured.
A budget proposal to be submitted this week by the administration of US President Donald Trump will include conditions that replace American military grants to foreign countries with loans, potentially ending several billion dollars in weapons and logistics giveaways by Washington.
The dozens of Nigerian schoolgirls who were freed from their Boko Haram kidnappers earlier this month have finally been reunited with their families.
US special operations forces are conducting nearly 100 operations at any time throughout Africa, according to a Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA) strategic planning report made public on Thursday.
Crises in the Middle East and North Africa should be resolved via the participation of all sides without exception, Russia's foreign minister said.
Washington is considering expanding its laptop air travel ban to include flight origin cities outside of Europe.
A girl kidnapped by Islamist militants from a school in the Nigerian town of Chibok three years ago has escaped her captors, an aide to the Nigerian president told media on Wednesday.
A Freedom of Information (FOI) request has revealed that British officials turned a blind eye to the massacre of thousands of dissidents in Zimbabwe in order to protect the UK's economic and political interests.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi stated that the dialogue should focus on the issues concerning the amendments to intra-Libyan agreement on settlement signed in Moroccan city of Skhirat in 2015.
A new ebola outbreak has been declared in the Democratic Republic of Congo, after three deaths were linked to the virus.
UN Refugee Agency said that an additional $91 million is needed to care for more than 2 million Somali refugees in neighboring Ethiopia, Kenya, Yemen, or displaced inside Somalia.
According to the UN World Health Organization, a single case of the deadly Ebola virus has been confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo by a laboratory examination.
Egyptian archaeologists have discovered what they believe to be the burial chamber of Princess Hatshepset, the daughter of Pharaoh Ameny Qemau, who reigned 3,800 years ago.
UN Secretary-General spokesman said that Moroccan peacekeeper that had been missing after the attack on a UN convoy in Central African Republic earlier this week was found dead.
An international conference on Somalia opened in London on Thursday, May 11, with the purported intention of helping to set the ground work for transforming the war-torn African state into a flourishing democracy.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stated that over six million Somalis, or nearly half of the country's population, need humanitarian assistance, while some 275,000 malnourished children are at risk of starvation.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned the recent deadly attack against the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).
South African police used tear gas in order to disperse a group that had blocked the road in the northern country's city of Coligny protesting the release of people accused of killing a teenager, local media reported.
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