THE son of Muammar Gaddafi will not get a fair trial in Libya, an International Criminal Court lawyer who was detained in Libya has said.
REBELS in Congo said on Friday they had seized the eastern town of Bunagana on the border with Uganda after days of fierce fighting with government troops during which a U.N. peacekeeper was killed and thousands of residents displaced.
THE defection of a Syrian general who is a personal friend of President Bashar al-Assad gave a huge boost to anti-government rebels as Western and Arab states met them in Paris on Friday to help prise Assad from power.
THE BBC’s Martin Patience: “There could be thousands, if not tens of thousands of children abducted every year”
ROMANIA’S MPs are preparing to vote on whether to impeach the country’s president, Traian Basescu.Mr Basescu faces allegations of encroaching on the prime minister’s role and violating citizens’ rights.
Some 600 Congolese soldiers have fled into Uganda, following clashes with rebels who have seized a border town.
The Ugandan military said the fleeing troops had been disarmed.