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AQIM Denies Killing of its Members in U.S. Airstrike in Libya

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) denied the claim by U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) that 11 of its members were killed in an airstrike in southwest Libya, alleging that they were Tuareg people without an "organizational link" to the group and, in turn, urging Tuaregs to seek revenge.

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Wednesday, 05 December 2018
JNIM Reportedly Rejects Claim that Victims of U.S. Airstrike in Libya were AQIM Members

Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM), al-Qaeda's branch in Mali, reportedly rejected the claim by U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) that its airstrike in Libya killed 11 al-Qaeda members, alleging instead that the victims were Tuaregs with no connection to the group.

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Sunday, 02 December 2018
After Tazirbu Attack, IS Threatens in Naba 158 to Wage "New Approach" in War in Libyan Cities

In an article in Naba 158 covering the November 23, 2018, attack in the Libyan town of Tazirbu, the Islamic State (IS) threatened more operations in the country and to wage a "new approach" in the war in its cities.

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Friday, 30 November 2018
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 548 Casualties in 61 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (November 22-28)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 18th episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of November 22-28, 2018.

Thursday, 29 November 2018
IS Claims Raid on Tazirbu Police Station and Houses of "Apostates" in Southeast Libya

The Barqah division of the Islamic State's Libya Province (ISLP) claimed credit for the raid on the Tazirbu police station and locations in the vicinity, alleging to have killed and wounded 29 "apostates" and taken others prisoner.

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Saturday, 24 November 2018
Armed Attack on Sharara Oilfield Sub-Station in Libya

A group of armed men carried out attack on a Sharara oilfield sub-station in Libya.

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Wednesday, 21 November 2018
IS Re-Releases Military Statistics for 2017-2018 from Naba 148 as Standalone Publication

The Islamic State (IS) released through its al-Bayyan Radio the military statistics for 2017-2018 it featured in Naba 148, offering the information in audio and document formats.

Monday, 01 October 2018
U.S. Sanctions Imposed on Libyan Militant Leader Ibrahim Jadhran

The U.S. imposed sanctions on Libyan militia leader, Ibrahim Jadhran, responsible for over $1.4 billion in losses to the country’s oil revenue.

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Tuesday, 18 September 2018
IS' al-Hayat Media Gives Statistical Breakdown of Group Operations (September 5-12)

The Islamic State (IS) released the seventh episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of September 5-12, 2018.

Thursday, 13 September 2018
ISIS Claims Attack on National Oil Corporation in Tripoli, Libya

The Islamic State (ISIS/IS) claimed the attack on Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) in Tripoli and further threatened oil targets in the country.

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Wednesday, 12 September 2018
IS Claims Credit for Attack on Libyan National Oil Offices in Tripoli, Threatens Oil Fields

The Islamic State (IS) claimed credit for the attack at the Tripoli offices of Libya's National Oil Company and threatened oil fields and the economic interests of the "tyrants" in the country.

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Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Libya’s National Oil Corporation HQ Attacked in Tripoli

Militants stormed the headquarters of Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) in Tripoli, killing at least two staff.

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Monday, 10 September 2018
IS' al-Hayat Media Gives Statistical Breaking of Group Operations (August 23-29)

The Islamic State (IS) released the fifth episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of August 23 – August 29, 2018.

Friday, 31 August 2018
IS Claims Credit for Attack on Libyan Security Checkpoint in Wadi Kaam, East of Tripoli

The Islamic State's (IS) Tripoli Province claimed credit for the attack on a Libyan security checkpoint in Wadi Kaam, east of the capital.

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Saturday, 25 August 2018
Arson Attack on Wafa-Mellitah Gas Pipeline in Libya

Militants carried out an explosives attack on the Wafa-Mellitah gas pipeline outside Tripoli.

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Friday, 17 August 2018
IS Reports on Attack at Libyan Camp and Checkpoint in Jufra in Naba 143, Separately Publishes Photos from Op

The Islamic State (IS) reported on an attack on a Libyan military checkpoint and camp in Jufra in Naba 143 and separately published photos from the operation.

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Friday, 10 August 2018
AQ's Mali Branch Reportedly Claims Blast on Malian Army Vehicle, Source "Close" to Group Denies Reports of Leader Deaths

The Mali-based al-Qaeda (AQ) branch, Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (NIM), reportedly claimed credit for a landmine explosion on a Malian army vehicle, while a source "close" to the group denied the killing of two leaders in Libya.

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Friday, 03 August 2018
Foreign Employees of Engineering Company in Libya Appear as Hostages in Video

Four foreign employees of an engineering company in Tripoli, Libya, appear as hostages in a video, each appealing to their president to help them and noting that they are suffering.

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Wednesday, 01 August 2018
IS Announces Taking 2 Libyan Military Officers as POWs in Naba 138, Expresses Current Losses as Setting Stage for Future Return

The Islamic State (IS) announced in an “exclusive” in Naba 138 that fighters in Barqah Province in Libya captured two military officers in Waddan, a town in southwest Libya, and declared in the editorial that current losses experienced by the group are merely setting the stage for its future return.

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Friday, 06 July 2018
IS Division in Libya Releases Video on Suicide Bombings in Ajdabiya, Jufra, and Sirte, Raid on Qanan Police Station

The Islamic State's (IS) Barqah Province in Libya released a video on its suicide bombings and raids in past four months in Ajdabiya and Jufra, and featured a speech by an English-speaking fighter promoting the pursuit of martyrdom in battle.

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Wednesday, 04 July 2018