Mohamed Niss

Mohamed Niss

Still on the Loose: Libya’s Most Dangerous Jihadists - Part II
Thursday, June 21, 2018

More violence?

Tripoli Braces for Hurricane Igtet
More violence?


Ghassan salame

Delegates of the United Nations Security Council were treated to a sobering briefing on Wednesday as their man in Libya described the country’s dire political environment. Speaking via video link from his office in Tripoli, Ghassan...


Five jihadis were reportedly killed today in Libya’s southern city of Awbari by a strike carried out by an unidentified warplane. Eyewitnesses gave conflicting accounts regarding the identity of the targeted militants, none of...

Libyan National Army

International pressures aimed at urging the self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) to reform its human rights record seem to have borne fruit. Salafist units which have been operating within the LNA ranks while maintaining their...

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Muammar Gaddafi’s son, Saif al-Islam, said he was not behind the press conference held on Monday in Tunisia to launch his electoral campaign. Mr Gaddafi’s remarks were part of a statement released by his former captors, Abu Bakr...

Zintan forces

Tripoli-based militias aligned with Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) were put on high alert earlier this evening after forces from Zintan captured a strategic checkpoint, just 27 kilometres away from Libya’s capital...