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Libya marks 50th anniversary of Qaddafi coup d’etat

Sunday, 01 September 2019

Libya marked on Sunday the 50th anniversary of the 1969 coup d’etat, known as the al-Fateh ......

South Africa launches notes and coins for 100th anniversary of Mandela’s birth

Friday, 13 July 2018

South Africa on Friday launched a set of limited edition bank notes and gold coins to mark the 100th ......

UK queen and husband Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage, quietly

Monday, 20 November 2017

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage on Monday, becoming ......

Six years after uprising, Sisi says Egypt ‘on right track’

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday that Egypt was "on the right ......

Iran commander says US in ‘strong decline’

Thursday, 03 November 2016

A senior Iranian military official welcomed Thursday what he said was the “strong ......

Libya’s uprising: A look five years back

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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Saudi Crown Prince hails king’s ‘achievements’ after one year on throne

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef on Wednesday hailed King Salman’s ......

Egypt minister suggests anniversary protests would violate Islamic law

Friday, 08 January 2016

Egypt’s minister of religious endowments has warned against holding protests during the ......

Top 21 faces of the Gulf War

Friday, 14 August 2015

1. Saddam Hussein Iraq’s late President Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990, accusing his ......

Global pleas mark 70th Nagasaki anniversary

Sunday, 09 August 2015

The city of Nagasaki marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing Sunday with calls to abolish ......

U.S. ‘heartbreak, horror’ on South Sudan anniversary

Friday, 10 July 2015

A top aide of President Barack Obama spoke of her heartbreak and horror at the plight of South Sudan ......

UK remembers 7/7 victims 10 years on

Tuesday, 07 July 2015

Prime Minister David Cameron led somber tributes on Tuesday as Britain commemorated the 10th ......

European Parliament votes to call 1915 Armenian killings genocide

Thursday, 16 April 2015

The European Parliament backed a motion on Wednesday that calls the massacre a century ago of up to ......

Obamas have date night for 22nd anniversary

Sunday, 05 October 2014

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama observed their 22nd wedding anniversary a day ......

Al-Qaeda to ISIS, what’s changed since 9/11?

Thursday, 11 September 2014

As Washington mulls the most effective strategy for defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ......

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