Africa: Migrants Bought and Sold Openly in Libya 'Slave Markets'
Hundreds of migrants along North African migration routes are being bought and sold openly in modern day 'slave markets' in Libya, survivors have told the United Nations migration… Read more »
Libya: Women and Tribal Leaders Call for 'Balanced' Libyan Peace Process
A delegation of Libyan tribal leaders and women leaders has called on the UN to take a balanced approach to the Libyan peace process. Read more »
August 22, 2016
Africa: US, EU Accused of Paying Lip Service to Global Arms Treaty
The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), which was aimed at curbing the flow of small arms and light weapons to war zones and politically-repressive regimes, is being openly violated by some… Read more »
March 16, 2016
North Africa: A 'Colombian Triangle' for Islamic State in Libya?
Besieged by US, UK, French, Russian and Syrian war crafts and ground intelligence, both in Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (Daesh from its original acronym in… Read more »
March 14, 2016
North Africa: Civil Wars Threaten to Break Up a Volatile Middle East
As civil wars and cross-border military conflicts continue to escalate in the Middle East, Syria, Iraq and Libya are in danger of breaking up - even as the Islamic State in Iraq… Read more »
December 14, 2015
North Africa: New Poll Highlights Need for Reform in the Middle East
A new public opinion survey undertaken in six Arab countries, Iran, and Turkey finds that people are more likely to blame "corrupt, repressive, and unrepresentative governments"… Read more »
December 03, 2015
North Africa: The Over-Written, Under-Reported Middle East
Of all over-written, under-reported issues and regions, the Middle East is perhaps one of the oldest, outstanding ones. Read more »
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