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By Tajuddin
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Jul 30th, 2016
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Sirte, Libya ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Libyan forces made a fresh push on Friday to capture ground from Islamic State militants besieged in the center of their former North African stronghold of Sirte. Nearly three months into a campaign to recapture the city, brigades mainly composed of fight...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 26th, 2016
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Tripoli, Libya ( Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The UN Support Mission in Libya has issued a report stating that 279,000 children are prevented from education due to the conflict in the country. “Recently released data from Libya’s Ministry of Education paints an alarming picture of educat...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 22nd, 2016
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Tripoli,Libya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State (IS) militants on Thursday attacked Libya’s oil storage tanks in eastern Ras Lanuf oil field, media reports said. IS militants used dozens of vehicles in the attack, in which two army soldiers were killed by a car bomb, reports said, ad...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 12th, 2016
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Sirte, Libya ( Dailymail + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State fighters in Libya have released a new video showing two fighters calling for al-Shabaab fighters to join ISIS’s new franchise in Somalia. Speaking fluently in English, one of the fighters, most likely of Somali origin, urges people i...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 5th, 2015
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Tripoli, Libya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Also as it did when it started seizing territory in Iraq and Syria, ISIS might also have its sights set on expansion in Libya. Michael O’Hanlon, a defense policy expert at the Brookings Institute, told VOA accessing Europe from Libya was “d...