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Convoy with head of Libyan U.N.-backed government shot at, no-one hurt Monday, 20 Feb 2017

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A convoy carrying the prime minister of Libya's U.N.-backed government and the two leaders of an allied parliament and presidential guard came under fire in Tripoli on Monday, but none of the three men were harmed, officials said.  Full Article

 
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EU pushes migration talks with Tunisia, Egypt Monday, 20 Feb 2017 

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is offering simplified visa procedures and increased economic aid to Tunisia and Egypt in exchange for smoother deportations of unwanted African migrants, two senior officials in Brussels said.  Full Article  

Ex-president's supporters arrested as tensions flare in Gambia Monday, 20 Feb 2017 

BANJUL (Reuters) - Gambian police said they arrested 51 people in a former stronghold of ex-president Yahya Jammeh for harassing followers of new leader Adama Barrow, amid lingering tensions following Jammeh's flight into exile.  Full Article  

 
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