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Marc Bastian

Marc Bastian

    France bombs Islamist rebel hideout in north Mali
    France bombs Islamist rebel hideout in north Mali
    France has attacked a rebel hideout in Gao, north Mali's largest city, intensifying a security lockdown against guerrilla attacks.
    Libya rebel city tense as Gaddafi ultimatum expires
    Libya rebel city tense as Gaddafi ultimatum expires
    The Libyan rebel city of Misrata was relatively calm on Tuesday but braced for new attacks by Gaddafi forces as an ultimatum to surrender ended.
    Misrata tense as Gaddafi ultimatum expires
    Misrata tense as Gaddafi ultimatum expires
    The Libyan rebel city of Misrata braced for a new bombardment by Muammar Gaddafi's forces on Tuesday as an ultimatum for its surrender expired.
    Libyan tribes call on Gaddafi to go
    Libyan tribes call on Gaddafi to go
    Libya's tribes urged Muammar Gaddafi on Wednesday to cede power.
    Gaddafi seen on 'back foot' as fighting rages
    Gaddafi seen on 'back foot' as fighting rages
    Libyan rebels appear to be gaining ground against Muammer Gaddafii, the British defence minister said, despite a deadly attack on Misrata port.
    Gaddafi defiant despite Nato bombs, rebel gains
    Gaddafi defiant despite Nato bombs, rebel gains
    Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi remained defiant on Tuesday after his compound was hit by Nato bombs.
    Libyan unrest snarls Tunisian resort airport
    Libyan unrest snarls Tunisian resort airport
    With the fight to overthrow Muammar Gaddafi in Libya, Djerbahas become the only Tunisian airport to process tens of thousands of fleeing refugees.