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Latest update : 2013-11-18

Protesters killed during anti-militia clashes in Tripoli

Violence in the Libyan capital Tripoli reels out of control as scores of people are killed and hundreds injured by militiamen who opened fire on protesters. Next, the UN Security Council has rejected an African bid to suspend the ICC trials of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto. Finally, the Ghanaian capital presents a new twist on in-flight meals. West Africa's first airplane restaurant opens this week in Accra.

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