World Dec 19, 2016

Islamic State claims Benghazi suicide bombing deadly to at least seven

At least seven people were killed and eight wounded when a suicide bomber targeted forces loyal to Libya's eastern government in Benghazi on Sunday, medical and security officials said. Islamic State said it carried out the bombing, in the besieged district of Ganfouda. The area ...

Firefights among Islamic State, rival groups claim 42 in Libya

World Aug 15, 2015

Firefights among Islamic State, rival groups claim 42 in Libya

At least 42 people have been killed in clashes between Islamic State, a rival Islamist group and forces loyal to the official government in two Libyan cities, residents and medics said on Friday. The fighting typifies the chaos in the oil-producing country, where two governments, ...