The main fightings between armed groups in Sabratha are finished. The Operation Room fighting IS (ORfIS) helped with Al Wadi Katiba, the 22nd Al Saiqa and other units as the 103rd battalion based in Tajoura took control of the coastal city. Thousands of migrants were found following the weeks of clashes. Most of them were... Lire la suite →
On June 2, I published an analysis of 7 pages on the Islamist militant alliances in Libya available on Jane's website. For reading the full piece you need to register. By Tom FNX. © 2017 « Freedom of Writing » All rights reserved.
Operation Room of Misrata has published 27 pictures of the Islamic State camps, about 45 km southwest of Sirte, targeted by US B-2 bombers Wednesday 18 January. According to US official 80 IS fighters have been killed during the operation. Ashton Carter said that the terrorists targeted planned external operations in Europe. Two sites have been... Lire la suite →
The Islamic State is losing control of its Libyan capital, Sirte, due to the forces backed by the Government of National Accord (GNA) led by prime minister, Fayez al-Sarraj, himself backed by the international community and the United Nations, who fights the Islamic State group. The “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” operation began in May 2016, each week ISIS... Lire la suite →
Since the beginning of this summer the number of attacks in Europe is increasing. In France only, with the stabbing of two policemen by Larossi Abballa, in Nice with Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel who carried the ‘truck attack’ and in Saint Etienne du Rouvray, recently two attackers killed a priest inside a church. In Wuerzburg, Germany... Lire la suite →
Libya, a war like many others; some people believe in the success of it, others watch the potential drop. Monday 17th July, a Mi-17 helicopter of the Libyan National Army has been shot down in El Magrun by a new group called itself ‘Saraya Defend Benghazi (SDB)’’ killing two foreigners soldiers according to the first... Lire la suite →
Thomas est journaliste indépendant. Dans le cadre de recherches sur le quotidien des populations civiles sous le joug du groupe Etat islamique, il a échangé sur Facebook avec un djihadiste basé en Libye. Il raconte. "Bonjour, je suis Tom. Journaliste indépendant. J'aurais souhaité échanger avec vous concernant la vie de la population civile au sein... Lire la suite →
Libya interactive map of major actions / events linked with ISIS or presumably ISIS in Libya since January 2016. Libya statistics of major actions / events linked with ISIS or presumably ISIS in Libya since January 2016. Mis à jour le 08/08/2016. By Tom Fnx. © 2017 "Freedom of Writing" All rights reserved.
Dans l'interview d'un djihadiste Sénégalais en Libye début février 2016 j’abordais la question de l’intérêt d’avoir une population au sein de l’Etat islamique. Sa réponse fut celle-ci. “Croyez-vous que l’organisation se base sur des personnes pour exister? C'est là leur grande erreur, c'est Allah qui garantit cette organisation tant qu'on Lui soumet nos visages, tant... Lire la suite →