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October 29, 2011

Ambassadors from the 28 NATO states meeting in Brussels formalised a preliminary decision reached a week ago to end the mission that NATO took over on March 31 on October 31.

NATO confirmed on Friday it would end its Libyan mission next week, seven months after launching air and sea operations that helped bring the overthrow and death of Muammar Gaddafi.

Ambassadors from the 28 NATO states meeting in Brussels formalised a preliminary decision reached a week ago to end the mission that NATO took over on March 31 on October 31.

"Our military job is now done," NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said in a message on Twitter confirming the decision.

October 11, 2011

The Archbishop's press secretary, Marie Papworth, confirmed the meeting but would not comment on the agenda.

The Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams will meet President Robert Mugabe on Monday to press the Zimbabwean leader to end violent suppression of the church and its priests.

Williams, who is touring southern Africa, arrived in Zimbabwe on Sunday and was greeted by thousands of cheering Anglicans. In a hard-hitting sermon, he criticised Mugabe for seizing Anglican Church property and harassing its followers.

Williams' press secretary Marie Papworth confirmed the meeting but would not comment on the agenda.

March 26, 2011

The United States says coalition attacks on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces have weakened his ability to exercise command over his ground forces and the US is in the process of transferring control of the Libyan mission to NATO.

The United States says coalition attacks on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces have weakened his ability to exercise command over his ground forces and the US is in the process of transferring control of the Libyan mission to NATO.

The Pentagon confirmed on Friday that the coalition had fired 16 more Tomahawk cruise missiles over the past 24 hours.