Mohamed Niss

Mohamed Niss

Still on the Loose: Libya’s Most Dangerous Jihadists - Part II
Friday, December 13, 2019

More violence?

Tripoli Braces for Hurricane Igtet
More violence?


Abd al-Raouf Karah

A Tripoli-based militia is to become a national security apparatus with almost unlimited powers thanks to a new decree by the Presidency Council of Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA). If implemented, today’s...

LNA vs. NATO ship

The encounter between a NATO ship and a maritime patrol unit belonging to the Libyan National Army (LNA) did occur yesterday, however, it was just a routine and friendly conversation that had taken place in international waters off the...

Islamic State Attack in Tripoli Libya

At least 16 people were killed and 20 wounded in Libya’s capital city, Tripoli, after 2 inghimasis [suicide fighters] stormed the main HQ of the country’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC). The Islamic State has...

sdada strike

Aircraft of Eastern Libya’s self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) today bombed a barracks near Bani Walid occupied by the so-called ‘Benghazi Defence Brigades’ (BDB), an al-Qaeda linked jihadi group.

Maitiqa airport

For the second day in a row, Tripoli’s only functioning airport was hit in the early hours of today by artillery shells fired by Islamist militias based in the city’s eastern suburb of Tajoura. Ahmed Salem, spokesman of the city’s...