Islamic State Tag

Libya: ISIS makes comeback by claiming attack south of Sirte

In early December last year, the so-called Islamic State's (ISIS) Libyan branch dislodged from its stronghold in the Mediterranean coastal town of Sirte — Following a more than seven months long battle against an alliance of militias refered to as Operation Bonyan al-Marsous (BAM), mainly...

Libya: Air raid by unknown aircraft in Gardhah al-Shati

Last night on Monday November 14 were airstrikes by "unknown aircraft" reported in the area of Gardhah al-Shati north of Sebha, the strikes that reportedly killed a number of terrorists gave rise to a lot of speculation in Libyan media and on social media platforms....

Tunisia: Multiple arms caches discovered in Ben Guerdane

In the past days beginning on Saturday November 12, Tunisian security forces have found four arms and ammunition caches in Ben Guerdane and surroundings, the caches were found in Oued Rbaïa, Oglet Chareb El Radjel, Ourasnia and the Jalel district. Some of the caches were...

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...

Libya: ISIS attacks beyond the frontlines of central Sirte (interactive map)

On August 1, US initiated 'Operation Odyssey Lightning' on request by Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) which is supported by a coalition of militias mainly from the city of Misrata that fights the so-called 'Islamic State' (ISIS) in Sirte, hometown of late dictator Muammar Gaddafi....

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...