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World - Region
9/14/2023 1:10:00 PM
The wall of water several stories high smashed into apartment buildings, drowning entire families in minutes.

World - Region
9/13/2023 11:07:58 PM
Libya was reeling Wednesday from a massive flood that left at least 4,000 dead and thousands more missing, wreaking havoc in the eastern city of Derna where bodies wrapped in blankets lined the ravaged streets.

World - Region
9/13/2023 9:51:44 PM
Britain announced on Wednesday it was sending an "initial package" of aid worth up to £1 million ($1.25 million) to provide assistance to those hit by devastating floods in Libya.

World - Region
9/13/2023 6:52:02 PM
Flash flooding in east Libya caused by Storm Daniel tore through the coastal city of Derna, leaving upwards of 2,300 dead, 10,000 missing and entire neighbourhoods in ruins.

World - Region
9/13/2023 12:55:35 PM
Rescuers have found more than 2,000 bodies as of Wednesday in the wreckage of a Libyan city where floodwaters broke dams and washed away neighborhoods. Officials fear the death toll could exceed 5,000 in the nation made vulnerable by years of turmoil and neglect.

World - Region
9/13/2023 10:04:06 AM
Emergency workers uncovered more than 1,500 bodies in the wreckage of Libya’s eastern city of Derna on Tuesday, and it was feared the toll could surpass 5,000 after floodwaters smashed through dams and washed away entire neighbourhoods of the city.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
9/12/2023 9:15:46 PM
Libyan officials in the city of Tobruk announced that the bodies of 145 Egyptians who died due to the impact of Storm Daniel, which hit eastern Libya on Sunday, have been handed over to Egypt.

Egypt - Defence
9/12/2023 6:26:17 PM
A military delegation led by Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces Osama Askar arrived in Libya on Tuesday to coordinate the provision of urgent logistical and humanitarian assistance in the wake of Storm Daniel that left thousands killed and missing in the eastern Mediterranean.

World - Region
9/12/2023 2:22:00 PM
At least 2,800 people died in severe floods that swept through the cities of eastern Libya after Storm Daniel hit the country Sunday, reported Anadolu News Agency on Tuesday citing the Libyan Red Crescent.

World - Region
9/12/2023 9:00:00 AM
World leaders and diplomats expressed on Monday condolences for and support to Libya after Storm Daniel brought torrential rain and devastating floods to the coastal city of Derna and surrounding areas in the country's northeast on Sunday.

World - Region
9/11/2023 6:48:00 PM
The coastal city of Derna in eastern Libya and surrounding areas were devastated by floods late Sunday caused by torrential rains brought by Storm Daniel.

World - Region
12/8/2020 10:40:54 AM
LNA spokesman Ahmed al-Mismari added that the commercial cargo ship, Mabrouka, had 17 crew, including nine Turkish nationals, and containers that had not yet been inspected

Opinion -
6/18/2019 9:54:47 AM
Dynamics between the main jihadist terrorist groups in North Africa increasingly have less to do with local developments and more to do with their rivalry

Egypt - Politics
5/29/2019 10:21:42 PM
MPs said Egypt's arrest of Ashmawi dealt a blow to terrorist organisations in North Sinai

World - Region
2/20/2019 8:44:29 PM
A breakthrough in peace-making remains elusive in Libya, but tentatively the landscape may be clearing

World - Region
2/14/2019 6:03:23 PM

Egypt - Politics
11/14/2018 6:04:04 PM
After five months of stumbling diplomacy rival Libyan factions have agreed a roadmap that offers hope to the war-torn country

Egypt - Politics
10/11/2018 10:52:08 AM
Safwat Zidan is believed to have fled Egypt following the ouster of former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 and is one of Cairo's most wanted terrorists

Egypt - Politics
10/10/2018 9:36:20 PM
Hisham Ashmawi, arrested in Libya and soon to be extradited to Egypt, is a “black box” of information on terrorist groups

Analysis -
6/29/2018 6:09:40 PM
While Egypt has firmed up security on its western border, the crisis in Libya sustains border threats

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