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?



Three soldiers were killed today and seven wounded in a rocket attack against a military checkpoint near Waddan. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack which targeted a checkpoint manned by members of the...

Maitiqa airport

Maitiqa, Tripoli’s only functioning airport, was temporarily closed earlier this evening after a plane owned by Libyan Wings, a private aviation company, came under fire during take-off, according to a local security official. The...

Islamic State fighter

A known Islamic State fighter from the eastern city of Darnah was arrested on 9 February at a military checkpoint manned be members of the Libyan National Army (LNA) wearing women’s clothes and make up. A video (below) was...

90-km checkpoint

Sources from the Libyan National Army (LNA) said that 4 of their soldiers were wounded this morning after a suicide bomber detonated a 4x4 Jeep at an LNA checkpoint situated 90 kilometres to the east of Sirte. Two military vehicles were...