A delegation of the Libyan House of Representatives (HoR), headed by First Deputy Speaker Fawzi Nuwairi, has attended a parliamentary summit to combat terrorism and violent extremism in the Angolan capital, Luanda.
The U.S. revealed on Friday that it had sponsored a counterterrorism training in Libya “to strengthen capacity for deterring, detecting, and disrupting terrorist activities,” according to the American embassy in Libya.
“Terrorism really exploded on the African continent due to the Libyan crisis in 2011, which encouraged the arrival of thousands…
The International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) team said it is in Libya to verify fingerprints and facial images through Interpol databases, to arrest what it described as criminals and terrorists who are trying to hide in the flows of migrants .
Minister of State for Communication and Political Affairs of the Dbeibeh’s outgoing government, Walid al-Lafi, who is accused of supporting extremist groups in Libya through media, headed a delegation participating in a conference against Islamophobia held in Istanbul, Turkey on 22 October.
Special Forces of Western Libya’s Anti-Terrorism Force has captured an Iraqi national in the center of Gharyan south of Tripoli on suspicion of belonging to ISIS.
Director of Moral Guidance Department of the Libyan National Army (LNA), Major General Khaled al-Mahjoub, announced Monday sending new military reinforcements to support the South Operations Room in Fezzan with more combat capabilities.
Head of Chad’s Transitional Military Council, Mohamed Idriss Deby, said that southern Libya has become a space for chaos and a hotbed for terrorists and criminal gangs due to the proliferation of weapons of all kinds, as he put it.
Three individuals were arrested by the National Police last Tuesday, February 1, for their alleged participation in a crime of financing terrorism in Libya, according to a report by Euro Weekly News.
U.S. Ambassador and Envoy to Libya, Richard Norland, has condemned the recent terrorist attack in the south, expressing his condolences to the families of the victims and those killed in the fighting, according to U.S. Embassy in Libya.