The rescue ship 'Lifeline' carrying 234 migrants has docked at a Maltese port after being stranded in the Mediterranean Sea for six days following an agreement between eight European nations
Malta to allow migrant rescue ship to dock, ending standoff
Zimbabwe's president blames Grace Mugabe's supporters for bombing at rally
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Crash landing of a recently acquired Kenya Air Force Bell UH-1H II helicopter
DefeatDaesh @Coalition gets 72nd nation and 5th international organization: welcome Republic of Guinea and Community of Sahel Saharan States. Global Coalition committed to achieving peace and stability through global efforts After Daesh
South Sudan foes sign deal on permanent ceasefire within 72 hours
South Sudan Crisis Group sign a ceasefire agreement in Khartoum
'Over 200' killed in weekend violence in Nigeria's Plateau state: governor
The Al-Shabab group is said to have denied reports of its leader's death. Somali Memo website said that it had contacted a "a top Al-Shabab official" who said that Ahmed Diriye is "alive and healthy".
Greek authorities say a car carrying 10 migrants has crashed in rainfall on a highway in northern Greece, killing two people and injuring the other eight
Somali military official says Al-Shabab leader Ahmed Diriye, alias Abu Ubeidah, has died of cancer, according to Somali National Army Radio.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 46km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
Macron says France to take in some migrants on Lifeline rescue ship
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar reached an agreement on "some points" in peace talks in Khartoum on Tuesday, Sudan's foreign minister said
U.N. to present plan for Mediterranean migrant centers for EU
Libya unity government urges UN to block 'illegal' oil sales
All sides committed war crimes in Congo's Kasai region: U.N.
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In a statement Libya|n GNA @GovernmentLY condemns Haftar|'s move and the handover of oil crescent region control to "Eastern NOC". Claims the one in Tripoli is the only one legitimate, asks to int. community UNSC to intervene and sanction the sale of oil from Benghazi.
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A high level Eritrean delegation led by Foreign Minister, Osman Saleh and President Isaias Afwerki's right hand man, Yemane Ghebreab, lands in Addis Ababa for talks. Delegation received at the airport by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Ethiopia
UN probe accuses DRCongo troops, militia of 'crimes against humanity'
High-level delegation from Eritrea including Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Ghebreab en route to Ethiopia capital Addis Ababa: Minister @hawelti
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Aquarius denied entry to Malta territorial waters and port of Valetta for resupply and crew change. No explanation provided.
Air Tanzania will fly to Mumbai 3 times a week from September
Libya govt says oil exports by rival administration 'illegal'
German NGO rescue ship Lifeline may dock in Malta: France
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 49km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
Migration workers in Somalia's Puntland region say hundreds of Ethiopian migrants have reached the region since last night. An estimated 7,000 Ethiopian migrants have arrived in Puntland since May according to an official with an independent migrant organisation
Leaders of the East African bloc say that South Sudan's opposition leader is not welcome in their countries unless he is there to join peace talks
86 people are killed in vicious clashes between herders and farmers in central Nigeria.
At least three killed in Al-Shabab ambush north of Bal'ad town, Monday: Source