Egypt central bank says to float currency

(AFP) Egypt's central bank said Thursday it was floating the country's pound as part of a raft of reforms aimed at shoring up confidence...

Turkish, Syrian governments hold secret meeting in Algeria: El-Watan

According to the Algerian online publication "El-Watan", the Turkish and Syrian governments have been secretly conducted meetings in Algiers to discuss the federalist government...

Qatar organizing extremist forces in Tunisia against Algerian president: report

A report obtained by a Tunisian newspaper said on Tuesday Qatar is covertly training Algerian terrorists returned from battlefields in Iraq and Syria, in...

ISIS executes 20+ Egyptians in Sinai Peninsula

The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) has posted another video via social media that contains disturbing footage of several prisoners being executed...

Libyan forces say Islamic State beaten back in Sirte

(Reuters) Libyan forces said they captured a residential neighborhood in central Sirte from Islamic State on Monday, leaving just one district of the city...

Sinai attack kills at least 13 Egyptian policemen

At least 13 Egyptian policemen were killed in the Sinai Peninsula when Islamist militants fired a mortar round at a security checkpoint in the...

Tunisia police disperse new protest after jobless man’s death

Tunisian police fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse hundreds of job-seeking demonstrators Wednesday in the impoverished town of Kasserine, in a second...

At least 14 dead in Tunisia road accident

(AFP) At least 14 people were killed and another 51 injured Wednesday when a lorry crashed into a bus in central Tunisia, the interior...

U.N. launches appeal for Libya’s Sirte as forces renew push against...

(Reuters) The United Nations launched an emergency $10.7 million appeal on Monday to help tens of thousands of people heading back to the Libyan...

Ban: Libya’s future threatened by “terrifying” ISIL

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned that the future of Libya, and the stability of the whole Sahel region, is at stake as...