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Yousafzai, Satyarthi win Nobel Peace prize

Indian national Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai have won the 2014 Nobel Peace prize for advocating children's rights.

Cameron calls meeting after suspected terror attack in London

David Cameron has convened an emergency meeting after two extremists hacked a soldier to death with meat cleavers in a south London street.

Libya rulers unearth chemical weapons stockpile

Libya's interim rulers said they had captured one of Muammar Gaddafi's last strongholds in the Sahara desert, finding a stock of chemical weapons.

Libyan fighters battle for last Gaddafi strongholds

Nearly a month after Muammar Gaddafi's foes overran Tripoli, Libya's interim council is unable to declare all of the nation "liberated".

Gaddafi loyalists say Nato kills 354 Libyans

A spokesperson for Muammar Gaddafi has accused Nato of killing 354 people in overnight air strikes on the city of Sirte.

Gadaffi’s men dig in, using ‘citizens as shields’

Libya's new rulers said on Sunday they were holding back an assault on one of the last bastions loyal to Muammar Gaddafi.

Libyan rebels enter Gaddafi stronghold

Fighters poured into the desert town of Bani Walid on Saturday as Nato aircraft struck at least seven times at Gaddafi loyalist positions.

Libya fighters surround pro-Gaddafi town

Libya's new rulers sent a column of fighters towards Bani Walid overnight, preparing a showdown with supporters of ousted leader Muammar Gaddafi.

Talks fail with Gaddafi’s men in desert bastion

Forces of Libya's interim council are poised for an assault on Bani Walid after negotiators failed to persuade Gaddafi loyalists to surrender.

Libyan rebels eye final bastion while restoring order

Libya's interim council hopes to seize one of Muammar Gaddafi's last strongholds without resistance as it tries to control the entire country.

‘Now we just need to find Gaddafi’

Libyan rebel forces were converging on Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte on Monday, hoping to deliver the coup de grace of their revolution.

Ministers meet amid fears of Libya stalemate

Ministers gathered in Qatar on Wednesday for talks on Libya's future, with some eager to step up air strikes against Muammar Gaddafi's forces.

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