Italian, French and UK press quoted official sources on the latest developments in Libya, including negotiations between the Libyan’s UN-recognized Government (Tobruk) and the General National Congress (Tripoli). By one side the press highlighted the attempts of supporting Libyan national dialogue expressed from Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Paolo Gentiloni, […]
According the influential Saudi newspaper Al-Sharq al-Awsat “around the Libyan city of Sirte one can hear from the...
On July 10, the largest German national subscription daily newspaper Seuddeutsche Zeitung interviewed the first detained...
According to the exaustive online report published by Libya Security Monitor “on 11 August, local residents of...
According to a wide report published by well-informed lebanese newspaper As-Safir, ISIS distributes books and publications based on this distorted Islamic beliefs, for a methodological intellectual program that is accompanied by military training, which includes physical exercises and the use of various types of weapons. As-Safir has collected a group […]Continua ›
French daily newspaper Le Parisien reported that “more and more Christians are looking for ways of going to Syria, but particularly Iraq, to fight extremist groups, and especially the ultra-radical militias of ISIS”. According to the Facebook page of Christian organization, Dwekh Nawsha (“One Who Sacrifices” in Aramaic), this is […]Continua ›
There are so many factors that have contributed to making Libya an ideal hub for terrorism to thrive in and terrorists to flock to, but its location could top that list since it is much easier for African natives to make their way into a chaotic Libya from Tunisia, Egypt, […]Continua ›
Oil production in Syria and Iraq: Coalition raids impact on one of the main sources of ISIS funding.
French daily Le Figaro published a report on June 29 on the current oil production capacity of Al-Baghdadi’s self-proclaimed Caliphate. In Iraq, the Islamic State now only manages the Qayyarah oil field, 70 km southeast of Mosul (Nineveh), in the province of the same name. According to the French report, […]Continua ›
A swift and decisive US airstrike on the eastern Libyan city of Ajdabiya is reported to have killed the infamous terrorist Mokhtar Belmokhtar, and in Derna, the Islamic State has marked a humiliating defeat in what was its first stronghold in Libya. Considered a legend by jihadists for his elusive […]Continua ›
After a period of relative calm coexistence and apparent unity against the Libyan army, the assassination of Derna’s Shura Council leader Nasser al-Aker on June 9 triggered an unprecedented armed conflict between the Islamic State (ISIS) and al-Qaeda affiliated Abu Salim Martyr’s Brigade in Derna leading to the death of […]Continua ›