Thousands attend the funeral of a protester killed during clashes in southern Tunisia.
The police vehicle 'accidentally' ran the protester over outside an oil and gas installation in south Tunisia.
Tunisian protesters demanding jobs and a share in energy wealth have closed down another oil pumping station at Faouar.
Around 2,900 people were rescued Thursday, 2,300 of whom were found in international waters and taken to Italy, while 580 picked up in Libyan waters were returned to Libya.
Tunisian troops have reportedly fired warning shots to disperse protesters marching on a crucial gas facility.
Scores of people have been killed following an attack on a military airbase in southern Libya.
A German oil company owes Libya about $900 million, a Libyan official says.
Essebsi said the "grave but necessary decision" of asking the army to intervene in protests was made at a top-level meeting.
The head of Libya's UN-backed unity government and a rival military commander agree to find a resolution to the country’s conflict.
Moroccans burn flags of the Israeli regime in support of Palestinian hunger strikers.
Protesters in Rabat burn Israeli flags on May Day in solidarity with the mass Palestinian hunger strike.
Police killed the two suspects in a home raid in Sidi Bouzid.
Libyan authorities detain suspected oil smugglers off the central coast and seize their tankers.
The bodies of the asylum seekers, who officials say died of thirst and hunger, were found off the Libyan coast.
Libya’s unity government calls for foreign intervention to end renewed fighting in the south.
The boat sinking occurred off Tripoli’s western suburb of Gargaresh on Thursday.
The United Nations says migrants are bought and sold in garages and car parks in the city of Sabha, one of Libya's main migrant smuggling hubs.
Libyan coastguard kills 4 suspected refugee smugglers off the country’s western coast.
The premier agrees on a coalition cabinet with five other parties, ending months of post-election deadlock in the country.
Terrorists shot down the MiG-21 fighter jet by a heat-seeking missile.
The deal, signed by the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), local mayors and powerful militias from Tripoli and Misrata provides for an "immediate ceasefire."
Fighting between rival groups has brought life in Tripoli to a standstill.
The offensive was launched to retake the oil terminals of Ras Lanuf and al-Sidra.
Scores of African refugees have been victimized by fighting between rival people-smuggling gangs in the North African country.
Armed forces based in the east of Libya have deployed extra troops in preparation for a counterattack to regain control of oil-rich areas recently lost to militias.
Russia says it is ready to broker talks between rival authorities in Libya.
The Red Crescent says 74 bodies of refugees are washed up on Libya’s western coast.
Libyan General Khalifa Haftar has accused France, Germany, the UK, Italy, and the US of supporting terrorism in Libya.
The state of emergency has been in place across Tunisia since a bloody Daesh terror attack in 2015.
Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, tried and convicted in absentia, is living in safety provided by the regime in Saudi Arabia.
Morocco says it will never recognize Polisario-led republic despite return to the African Union.
Libya’s UN-backed prime minister says his country may allow NATO and European Union ships to tackle human trafficking in Libyan waters.
The majority of the AU member states voted for the re-admission of Morocco during the 28th summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Monday.
Turkey announces the reopening of its embassy in Libya’s capital.
Thousands attend anti-government rallies in Morocco’s capital.
Libyan National Army (LNA) forces say they have seized full control of Ganfouda, a key western district in the city of Benghazi.
The Emirati man was arrested in November 2015 pending trial on charges of links to Dubai's police force.
Delegates from Tunisia’s powerful UGTT union meet to appoint a new chief for the Nobel-winning entity.
Italy confirms the safety of the staff of its embassy in Tripoli after car bomb goes off near the building.
Forces loyal to the government in eastern Libya take control of a Daesh bastion in Benghazi.
Both celebrations and protests occurred as people marked the sixth anniversary of the 2011 revolution in Tunisia on Saturday.
A boat with 110 refugees on board overturns in the Mediterranean Sea. So far, only four people have been rescued.
Members of the international spy cell have reportedly been arrested in Ghardaia Province over allegations of fueling chaos and insecurity.
Tunisians stage protests in central and southern towns over youth unemployment and poor working conditions.
About 1,000 people staged a demonstration in central Tunis.
Fikri’s death has triggered months of protest rallies in Morocco, with the demonstrators blaming police for the incident.
The Tunisian Interior Ministry said the suspects were arrested in Hergla.
The Tunisian president says an investigation into the murder of Mohamed Zaouari is still underway.
A group of 1,100 refugees from Sub-Saharan Africa tried to jump a high double fence between Morocco and Ceuta.
Those who come back will be arrested immediately after their arrival on Tunisian soil, the prime minister says.
Tunisia busts a terrorist cell during a raid near the coastal city of Sousse, some 140 kilometers south of the capital, Tunis
A Red Crescent volunteer said teams from the Tripoli branch of the Libyan Red Crescent had recovered 11 bodies.
Tunisian security forces call on the government to take 'exceptional measures' to combat the return of militants to the country.
Tunisia says it has detained three suspects linked to Anis Amri, the alleged perpetrator of Berlin rampage.
Nearly 120 people were on board the plane, including seven crew, Maltese government sources said.
A fighter jet belonging to the UN-backed Libyan government crashes on a training mission, killing its two crew.
The Pentagon officially announces the end of military operations in the Libyan city of Sirte after the recent liberation of the coastal city from Daesh (ISIL).
Mohamed Zaouari was murdered by 20 bullets outside his house in Tunisia's port city Sfax on December 15.
Daesh was behind the bombing in Ganfouda district near the Libyan city of Benghazi.
The UN says the seizure of Sirte was "a major step forward in liberating Libya from terrorism."
Amnesty's statement asked the Algerian government to "fight racism against sub-Saharans."
An Algerian blogger jailed over a defamatory poem dies in prison after three months of hunger strike.
Nearly 3,500 of the country’s 8,500 attorneys took part in the protest in Tunis on Tuesday.
Forces loyal to Libya’s UN-backed government are now carrying out mop-up operations to clear the area of the Takfiri remnants.
The Moroccan Interior Ministry says the unidentified man has been cooperating with a terror cell busted in France in November.
The clashes occurred on Thursday, when armed groups mobilized tanks and trucks and used heavy weaponry in several parts of the city.
Saudi Arabia will give Tunisia $800 million in loans and aid while Kuwait will lend the African country $500 million in the next five years.
Libya says it won’t contribute to a collective production cut on OPEC due to the unrest in the country.
The Tunisian president said US spy drones have been flying over the Tunisian border with Libya.
Morocco quits the fourth Africa-Arab World Summit in Equatorial Guinea.
Sirte’s recapture by Libyan forces will leave Daesh terrorists with no territory in the North African country.
The attack took place in front of Al-Jalaa hospital in Libya's eastern port city of Benghazi.
Tunisians who suffered abuse under successive dictatorships recount their ordeals live on TV.
The four were planning attacks against a commercial center and a post of the National Guard in Tunis, the interior ministry says.
The Libyan National Army (LNA), a force led by controversial Libyan General Khalifa Haftar, is loyal to the country's eastern government based in Tobruk.
Moroccans protested outside parliament in Rabat against Israel's flag being hoisted at the COP22 conference that opened on Monday.
The Tunisian Defense Ministry says military units have killed "terrorist Talal Saidi."
"There is no military solution to the Libyan crisis and this must be understood by all stakeholders," Chad's President Idris Deby says.
The protesters moved by the crushing to death of a vendor in a garbage truck have now become more vocal against the ruling elite.
The protesters blame police and authorities for the gruesome death of fish seller Mouhcine Fikri.
The government says Prime Minister Chahed decided to relieve Abdeljalil Ben Salem of his duties.
The UN’s migration agency says the latest refugee deaths bring this year's toll to more than 4,220.
The death of the fishmonger has prompted four days of continuous protests across the country, which witnessed an uprising against monarchical rule back in 2011.
Mouhcine Fikri’s death has sparked one of the largest protests in the country since 2011.
The Moroccan protesters hold police responsible for the death of the 31-year-old.
The blast occurred in the al-Kesh district late Saturday, killing TV host Mohammed Bougages, and five other people.
Libyan forces launch a renewed military attack against remaining Daesh positions in Sirte.
Tunisia denies providing a base for US drone operations against Daesh in neighboring Libya.
The Libyan coast guard says more than 90 refugees are feared dead after their boat sank off the coast.
The foreigners also include a Turkish national and an Egyptian.
Libyan militias stage a coup against the newly-formed Government of National Accord.