Mohamed Niss

Mohamed Niss

Still on the Loose: Libya’s Most Dangerous Jihadists - Part II
Friday, August 17, 2018

More violence?

Tripoli Braces for Hurricane Igtet
More violence?


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...

Zawiya oil refinery

A small fire was reported on late Friday night in Zawiya’s oil refinery, before it was quickly brought under control by firefighters. Friday around midnight locals reported seeing what was described as gas leak followed by loud...