South Sudan rebels launch major attack on key oil town Malakal: Witnesses

"The fighting is very heavy. There is fighting on the outskirts of the town. It`s a very big, coordinated attack," an independent source said.

South Sudan retakes oil town from rebels

South Sudanese troops retook the capital of an oil-producing state from rebels loyal to the country`s former vice president, a military spokesman said.

Sudan bombs disputed oil town: South Sudan

South Sudanese troops wrested control of the disputed Heglig oilfield from Sudan on Tuesday.

South Sudan troops move into disputed oil town

Troops from South Sudan moved into an oil-rich border town claimed by Sudan.

Libya rebels claim victory in Brega oil town

The rebel fighters have encircled Brega, an oil export terminal with a refinery and chemical plant.

Ten Libya rebels killed in push for oil town

A Libyan medical official says
10 rebel fighters seeking to oust ruler Muammar Gaddafi have
been killed in an attack on a strategic eastern oil town.

Libyan rebels retake much of key oil town

Libyan rebels took back much of a strategic oil town Brega.

Militia fighters attack south Sudan oil town: Army

Militia fighters attacked Malakal, causing an unknown number of casualties.