A teenager has become the fourth known Bahraini to have been killed fighting against government forces in Syria.
Ali Yousif Al Binali, 19, from Busaiteen, was reportedly fighting alongside rebel forces against
Egypt's new military-backed cabinet made clear on Saturday it wanted to play an assertive role in regional politics, urging Ethiopia to attend talks over a dam on the Nile and stressing it sought change in Syria.
Leading Sunni Muslim cleric Sheikh Youssef Al-Qaradawi called for a holy war against the Syrian government after fighters from Shi'ite Lebanese group Hezbollah intervened to help President Bashar Al-Assad.
Libya's relations with the European Union have returned to normal after a row over visas was settled but a dispute with Switzerland remains unresolved, Libya's foreign minister said on Sunday.
The visa crisis, which had threatened
Libya signalled the end of a diplomatic row with the United States on Wednesday, saying it accepted an apology for acerbic comments made by a US official and wanted to deepen relations in all fields.
The Libyan foreign ministr
Libya's top oil official on Thursday summoned the local heads of US energy firms to tell them a diplomatic row with Washington could have a negative impact on US businesses in Libya, the state oil company said.
Libya's NOC state oil firm s
Libya's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday summoned the US envoy and warned ties will suffer if Washington does not apologise for a US official's comments about Libya, the state news agency said.
The Libyan Foreign Ministry demanded an
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi called for a "jihad" or armed struggle against Switzerland, saying it was an infidel state that was destroying mosques.
"Any Muslim in any part of the world who works with Switzerland is an apostate, is agains
Five Australian Muslims found with weapons and chemicals to make bombs and convicted of plotting a terror attack in Australia were jailed on Monday for terms ranging from 23 to 28 years.
The men were found guilty in October 2009 of conspir