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Libya: Woman arrested in Mechili is not the wife of Mokhtar Belmokhtar

Last Saturday night reports emerged that the wife of AQIM's Al-Mourabitoune leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar had been arrested in Mechili, about 75km south of the Cyrenaican city of Derna, the announcement came from Beida's 'Anti-terrorism and subversion directorate'. According to reports did the counter-terrorist unit act...

Algeria: Two terrorists killed in Jijel

Around 12h local time on Friday November 4, the Popular National Army (PNA) executed an ambush in the area of Mechta Boughoula located in the commune of El Aouana, Jijel Province. The operation resulted in the killing of two terrorists and seizure of their weapons,...

MENASTREAM – Sahel Report for October 2016

Security-related incidents and key developments October has been a violent month in northern and central Mali on a similar level as previous month, although there was a notable increase in more complex attacks, with attacks and activity recorded in zones pertaining to AQIM, Ansar Dine and...

Algeria: Policeman assassinated in Constantine

In the evening of Friday October 28, Three unidentified gunmen entered a restaurant in the Ziadia district of Constantine, directly targeting a policeman seated at the restaurant. Three bullets were reportedly fired against the policeman, hit by at least one lethal shot in the chest from...

Algeria: Two terrorists arrested in Boumerdès

Around 5h in the morning on Wednesday, October 26, a unit of the Popular National Army (ANP) managed to arrest two terrorists in the village of Sahel Bouberak, in the commune of Sidi Daoud, Boumerdès Province. An assault rifle of type Kalashnikov, a semi-automatic rifle of...

Libya: Who was killed at the Baghlah junction?

The Libyans stir confusion claiming to have killed the Algerian-Tunisian terrorist Khaled Chaïb On May 29, a picture was published by 'Operation Bonyan al-Marsous Media Center', the media channel reporting for the GNA-backed coalition dominated by Misrata militias fighting the so-called Islamic State in Sirte and...

Algeria: Three terrorists killed in Tizi Ouzou

Three terrorist were killed this morning on March 26, according to a statement by the Algerian Ministry of National Defense, in the Tizi Ouzou province / 1st Military Region. An ANP (Algerian army) unit killed the terrorists in an ambush following a search operation in...