Libyan militant sent to prison over Benghazi attacks

Libyan militant sent to prison over Benghazi attacks

Federal US judge sentences Mustafa al-Imam to more than 19 years in prison for his role in the 2012 Benghazi attacks.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2020, 4:46 AM
Israel officially opposes Turkey-Libya sea corridor deal

Israel officially opposes Turkey-Libya sea corridor deal

'But that doesn’t mean we're sending battleships to confront Turkey.' - Foreign Minister.Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2019, 10:26 PM
Venezuela, Libya elected to UN Human Rights Council

Venezuela, Libya elected to UN Human Rights Council

Israeli, US ambassadors condemn decision to allow countries with questionable human rights records to serve on UNHRC.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 3:17 AM
US kills 17 jihadists in Libya

US kills 17 jihadists in Libya

US forces kill 17 suspected jihadists in air strike in southern Libya.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/27/2019, 9:57 PM
Black Slavery exists today in Muslim-dominated African nations

Black Slavery exists today in Muslim-dominated African nations

Black slavery is rampant in these Muslim-dominated African countries, but no one is talking about it.Dr. Charles Jacobs, 9/10/2019, 8:29 AM
Report: Netanyahu may have benefited from cousin's Libya deals

Report: Netanyahu may have benefited from cousin's Libya deals

HuffPost reports that a company owned by PM's cousin sold electrodes to Libya while Netanyahu invested in its raw material supply company.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2019, 2:04 AM
Three dead in suicide attack in Libya

Three dead in suicide attack in Libya

Suicide attackers storm Libyan foreign ministry in Tripoli, killing at least three. ISIS claims responsibility.Elad Benari, 12/26/2018, 3:10 AM
Benghazi terrorist sent to 22 years in prison

Benghazi terrorist sent to 22 years in prison

Ahmed Abu Khattala, believed to be the mastermind behind 2012 attack on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, sentenced to 22 years in prison.Elad Benari, 6/28/2018, 1:05 AM
U.S. air strike kills Al-Qaeda terrorist in Libya

U.S. air strike kills Al-Qaeda terrorist in Libya

The United States military says it conducted an air strike in Libya targeting a terrorist from Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.Elad Benari, 6/15/2018, 3:35 AM
Six dead in car bomb explosion in Benghazi

Six dead in car bomb explosion in Benghazi

At least six people killed in car bomb explosion in the center of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.Ben Ariel, 5/25/2018, 3:37 AM
US exemption allows import of some Jewish artifacts from Libya

US exemption allows import of some Jewish artifacts from Libya

Some Jewish artifacts from Libya can still be brought into US, despite new import restrictions.JTA, 3/28/2018, 12:41 PM
New US MOU gives Libya 'license to steal,' activist says

New US MOU gives Libya 'license to steal,' activist says

US agrees to Libyan request that activists say prevents ancient Jewish artifacts from leaving the country.JTA, 2/23/2018, 7:31 AM
22 killed in car bomb attack in Libya

22 killed in car bomb attack in Libya

At least 22 people killed in a double car bomb attack in city of Benghazi.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2018, 3:06 AM
Egypt upholds death sentences for 7 ISIS members

Egypt upholds death sentences for 7 ISIS members

Egyptian court upholds death sentences for seven people over beheadings in Libya of 21 Christians.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2017, 5:44 AM
Libya considering extradition of Manchester terrorist's brother

Libya considering extradition of Manchester terrorist's brother

Libyan authorities say they are processing a request from Britain to extradite the brother of the Manchester bomber.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2017, 4:37 AM
Britain seeks extradition of Manchester terrorist's brother

Britain seeks extradition of Manchester terrorist's brother

British prosecutors ask Libya to extradite Hashem Abedi, whose brother carried out attack following Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2017, 2:36 AM
US arrests terrorist who attacked embassy in Libya on 9/11

US arrests terrorist who attacked embassy in Libya on 9/11

Officials say terrorist who participated in murder of US ambassador in 2012 attack on embassy captured, to be brought back to US.Gary Willig, 10/30/2017, 9:08 PM
U.S. air strikes kill several ISIS jihadists in Libya

U.S. air strikes kill several ISIS jihadists in Libya

Two U.S. air strikes kill several Islamic State jihadists southeast of Sirte.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2017, 3:05 AM
American forces kill 17 ISIS jihadists in Libya

American forces kill 17 ISIS jihadists in Libya

U.S. forces carry out six air strikes against ISIS camp in Libya.Elad Benari, 9/25/2017, 3:36 AM
Trump announces new travel restrictions for 8 countries

Trump announces new travel restrictions for 8 countries

President Trump replacing travel ban with a targeted list of restrictions enhancing vetting for nationals from eight countries.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2017, 3:06 AM
Qaddafi's son released by Libyan militia

Qaddafi's son released by Libyan militia

Saif al-Islam Qaddafi reportedly freed after six years in captivity.Ben Ariel, 6/11/2017, 6:03 AM
Group behind Benghazi attack dissolves

Group behind Benghazi attack dissolves

Ansar al-Sharia, accused by Washington of 2012 attack on consulate in Benghazi, announces its dissolution.Ben Ariel, 5/28/2017, 5:48 AM
Russia moving special forces into Libya

Russia moving special forces into Libya

U.S. sources claim Russia moving special forces into Libya to aid Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2017, 9:03 AM
Report: Trump to restrict immigration from some Muslim countries

Report: Trump to restrict immigration from some Muslim countries

Trump expected to sign several orders restricting immigration from Syria and six other Middle Eastern or African countries, say sources.Ben Ariel, 1/25/2017, 3:05 AM
US bombers wipe out ISIS training center

US bombers wipe out ISIS training center

85 terrorists killed in stealth bomber strikes against ISIS forces in Libya targeting Europe.David Rosenberg, 1/19/2017, 7:53 PM
Plane hijacking in Malta ends without injuries

Plane hijacking in Malta ends without injuries

Hijackers who pledged loyalty to former Libyan dictator free their hostages unharmed and surrender.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/23/2016, 9:51 PM
Passenger plane hijacked over Libya amid bomb threat

Passenger plane hijacked over Libya amid bomb threat

Jet carrying 118 people diverted to Malta in apparent hijacking as terrorists threaten to blow up the plane.David Rosenberg, 12/23/2016, 1:12 PM
Italy warned about Milan-based ISIS cell

Italy warned about Milan-based ISIS cell

Lybia warns Italian authorities of possible ISIS cell on its soil, jihadist plans to cross Mediterranean into Italy and mount attacks.AFP, 8/14/2016, 10:34 PM
Black Lives Matter targets 'Israeli Apartheid'

Black Lives Matter targets 'Israeli Apartheid'

Radical organization releases 6-point platform, demands Israeli aid be diverted to reparations to Iraq and Libya.David Rosenberg, 8/3/2016, 5:04 PM
Benghazi report: Surprise allies, security snafus

Benghazi report: Surprise allies, security snafus

Sacrificed for politics: 4 Americans die as State Department worries about offending Libya. The rest rescued by Qhaddafi supporters.Rachel Kaplan, 6/29/2016, 11:53 AM
ISIS's silent Libyan crucifixion campaign revealed

ISIS's silent Libyan crucifixion campaign revealed

HRW exposes underreported atrocities of ISIS rule in Sirte, including beheading 'sorcerers' and flogging music listeners.Ari Yashar, 5/18/2016, 1:03 PM
US to arm Libya against ISIS

US to arm Libya against ISIS

Senior officials reveal administration is ready to get UN sanctions lifted, in effort to stop ISIS from gaining ground in North Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2016, 9:11 AM
France warns world: Be ready to fight in Libya

France warns world: Be ready to fight in Libya

French FM warns world must be prepared for military involvement, as militias oppose newly arrived UN-backed unity government head.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2016, 1:11 PM
Obama backtracks Cameron criticism, not for Bibi

Obama backtracks Cameron criticism, not for Bibi

After apparent British fury, White House tries to cover Obama's comments in interview in which he bashed Netanyahu as well.Ari Yashar, 3/11/2016, 12:02 PM
ISIS gaining ground in Libya, warns official

ISIS gaining ground in Libya, warns official

The number of ISIS fighters in Libya has risen rapidly while the number of jihadists in Iraq and Syria has dropped.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2016, 4:14 AM
Belgium arrests 4 seeking to go to Syria, Libya

Belgium arrests 4 seeking to go to Syria, Libya

Police say not related to November attack in Paris; officials believe about 500 Belgians are fighting with ISIS in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2016, 9:14 PM
Libyan official: ISIS got our chemical weapons

Libyan official: ISIS got our chemical weapons

Libyan former intelligence official claims terrorist groups got hold of Qaddafi's chemical weapons arsenal and then smuggled it to Syria.Ben Ariel, 1/28/2016, 6:14 AM
Canada trying to figure out global spread of ISIS

Canada trying to figure out global spread of ISIS

Canadian Defense Minister speaks about 'evolution of the mission' against ISIS as it enters Libya, Sinai, and calls to 'fight smarter.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2015, 9:48 PM
Experts warn ISIS menace is rising in Africa

Experts warn ISIS menace is rising in Africa

A coalition of Libyan ISIS rebels and Boko Haram could be a game-changer on the continent, with ISIS know-how already revamping Boko Haram.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015, 10:21 PM
ISIS amassing an army on Europe's border?

ISIS amassing an army on Europe's border?

French defense minister says he fears Islamic State branch in Libya, just miles from Italy, could see a massive influx in foreign fighters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2015, 12:13 PM
ISIS tightens its grip on Libya

ISIS tightens its grip on Libya

With world attention battling 'ISIS central' in Iraq and Syria, UN report warns the jihadists are steadily growing in North Africa.Mohamad Ali Harissi, 12/3/2015, 1:52 PM
ISIS starts building an air force in Libya

ISIS starts building an air force in Libya

Officials reveal ISIS using flight simulators to train pilots in Libya; UN report lists up to 3,000 ISIS jihadists in the strategic state.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2015, 9:23 AM
US airstrike takes out ISIS Libyan branch head

US airstrike takes out ISIS Libyan branch head

Missile from F-15 fighter jet hits senior ISIS leader, presumably killing him in 'significant blow' to ISIS plans in North Africa.Ari Yashar, 11/14/2015, 7:10 PM
Netanyahu envisions 'three more Israels'?

Netanyahu envisions 'three more Israels'?

Outlining vision for countering Iranian conventional threat, prime minister curiously suggests 'Israels' near Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2015, 8:34 AM
Greece Finds Weapons Shipment Headed for Libya

Greece Finds Weapons Shipment Headed for Libya

Greek coast guard raids a Bolivian-flagged freighter, finding a shipment of undeclared weapons apparently headed for Libya.Ben Ariel, 9/2/2015, 5:42 AM
'UN Won't Stop ISIS if it Beheads All Libyans'

'UN Won't Stop ISIS if it Beheads All Libyans'

Libyan Ambassador to the UN reveals Security Council ignoring help requests to stop ISIS's local rampage, and thereby 'encourages' it.Dalit Halevy, 8/17/2015, 7:45 AM
Four Italians Abducted in Libya - by ISIS?

Four Italians Abducted in Libya - by ISIS?

Italian Foreign Ministry reports 4 Italian construction workers at oil and gas complex abducted, after ISIS targets Italy in Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 11:59 AM
American Drones May Monitor ISIS in Libya

American Drones May Monitor ISIS in Libya

United States talking with countries in North Africa about locating drones to monitor ISIS in Libya, senior administration official says.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2015, 5:13 AM
Europe Fearful ISIS Set to Invade Europe

Europe Fearful ISIS Set to Invade Europe

ISIS members could infiltrate Europe together with masses of refugees from Libya, Syria, and Iraq, a top EU official said.Yaakov Levi, 7/6/2015, 4:24 PM
Algerian Terror Head's Group: He Survived Strike

Algerian Terror Head's Group: He Survived Strike

After announcement of Belmokhtar's death, his al-Mourabitoun releases statement calling reports of his death 'false.'Ari Yashar, 6/19/2015, 10:28 AM
Libya: 'Too Early' to Confirm Algerian Killed

Libya: 'Too Early' to Confirm Algerian Killed

Libyan military spokesman says it is too early to determine whether Mokhtar Belmokhtar was killed in an American airstrike in Libya.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2015, 1:16 AM
Pentagon Confirms Algerian Terrorist Was Targeted

Pentagon Confirms Algerian Terrorist Was Targeted

Pentagon confirms that Mokhtar Belmokhtar was indeed the target of an airstrike in Libya, but will not confirm if he was killed.Ben Ariel, 6/15/2015, 5:15 AM
Senior Qaeda Terrorist Reportedly Killed in Libya

Senior Qaeda Terrorist Reportedly Killed in Libya

Libya's recognized government says Algerian terrorist Mokhtar Belmokhtar was killed in a U.S. airstrike inside Libya.Ben Ariel, 6/15/2015, 2:12 AM
Next Stop for ISIS: Algeria?

Next Stop for ISIS: Algeria?

Algerian army readies 50,000 troops along Libyan border ahead of anticipated ISIS infiltration attempt.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 6/6/2015, 11:26 PM
Libyan PM Escapes Assassination Attempt

Libyan PM Escapes Assassination Attempt

Abdullah al-Thinni reveals gunmen met him with a hail of bullets as he left parliament, but he managed to survive.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 10:03 AM
ISIS Video Shows Execution of Ethiopian Christians

ISIS Video Shows Execution of Ethiopian Christians

Jihadists behead, shoot scores of kidnapped Ethiopian Christians in gory new video; vow more killings until Christians accept Islam.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2015, 2:29 PM
700 Migrants Believed Dead in Boat Capsizing

700 Migrants Believed Dead in Boat Capsizing

Second tragic incident in a week in which hundreds of African migrants presumed dead in boat sinking off coast of Libya in Mediterranean.Cynthia Blank, 4/19/2015, 1:00 PM