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Islamic State loyalists fight on in Libya

The Islamic State's loyalists raided a military camp in southern Libya on May 4, targeting a prison inside the facility.…

AQIM claims Tuareg youth killed in US airstrike

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb has released a statement claiming that the victims of an American airstrike on Nov.…

US strikes target al Qaeda in Libya, Somalia

The US military hit al Qaeda's branches in Somalia and Libya twice over the past several days, killing 20 fighters…

Former Egyptian officer turned al Qaeda loyalist reportedly captured in Libya

The Libyan National Army (LNA) claims to have captured Hisham al-Ashmawy, a former Egyptian officer who defected to the jihadists'…

US airstrike kills Islamic State terrorist in northern Libya

This is the first strike since early June, when the United States targeted both the Islamic State and Al Qaeda…

US Counterterrorism strikes: Tempo remains high in Somalia and Yemen, transparency improves

In 2017, LWJ reported unprecedented levels of airstrikes in Somalia and Yemen.┬áThus far in 2018, the United States has sustained…

US kills four Islamic State terrorists in Libya strike

The United States has conducted three counterterrorism strikes in Libya in 2018.

ISIS targets elections in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya

Since late April, the Islamic State has claimed a string of operations targeting elections in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya. The…