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Peter Graff

Peter Graff

    Ukraine rebels hand over Malaysian plane's black boxes
    Ukraine rebels hand over Malaysian plane's black boxes
    A train carrying the remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane that downed over Ukraine was heading for...
    Gaddafi flees, vows 'fight to the end'
    Gaddafi flees, vows 'fight to the end'
    A beleaguered Muammar Gaddafi vowed on Wednesday to fight on to death or victory after rebels forced him to abandon his Tripoli stronghold in what...
    Heavy casualties reported as Libyan war grinds on
    Heavy casualties reported as Libyan war grinds on
    Ten Libyan rebels were reported killed and 172 wounded in an attack on the eastern oil port of Brega on Saturday, while insurgents drove back...
    Diaspora doctors return to help Libyan rebels
    Diaspora doctors return to help Libyan rebels
    The Bir Ayad field hospital is in a single room with no electricity in a former roadside café near the front line in Libya's Western mountains....
    Rebels face heavy attack as Gaddafi strikes back
    Rebels face heavy attack as Gaddafi strikes back
    Rebel fighters in western Libya faced sustained artillery and rocket bombardment by forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi for the fifth straight day on...
    Western, Arab states pledge more than $1bn to rebels
    Western, Arab states pledge more than $1bn to rebels
    Nato warplanes pummelled a town west of Libya's capital, state media said soon after Western and Arab powers promised more than $1-billion to help...
    Dead or alive, I'll stay in my country, vows Gaddafi
    Dead or alive, I'll stay in my country, vows Gaddafi
    Loud explosions rocked Tripoli early on Wednesday as Nato kept up its heaviest bombing of the the Libyan capital since air strikes began in March,...
    Nato helicopters raise pressure on Gaddafi
    Nato helicopters raise pressure on Gaddafi
    British and French attack helicopters struck inside Libya for the first time overnight on Saturday, hitting targets in the oil port of Brega as...
    China meets Libya rebels in latest blow to Gaddafi
    China meets Libya rebels in latest blow to Gaddafi
    China made its first confirmed contact with Libyan rebels in the latest diplomatic setback for Muammar Gaddafi, and France said on Friday it was...
    Libya official quits, cites 'unbearable' violence
    Libya official quits, cites 'unbearable' violence
    Libya's top oil official became the latest leading figure to desert Muammar Gaddafi on Wednesday, complaining of "unbearable" violence and adding...
    Ireland set for rescue, contagion fears remain
    Ireland set for rescue, contagion fears remain
    Ireland is poised to become the second eurozone country after Greece to seal a bail out but few expect the rescue to end a deep crisis that has...
    Karzai sworn in as Afghan leader, vows to fight graft
    Karzai sworn in as Afghan leader, vows to fight graft
    Veteran Afghan leader Hamid Karzai was sworn in as president on Thursday, pledging to fight graft and take control of his country's security before...