U.S. Prepared to Support Libya Military
The U.S. Africa Command says because there are thousands of armed groups in the country, it will be "really dependent" on the Libyan interim government to determine "who is with them and who is moving over to them".
VOA, 18 May 2016
The U.S. military is "prepared to support" a train-and-equip mission to fight the thousands of Islamic State militants in Libya when the Libyan government is ready for it, the head… Read more »
HRW, 18 May 2016
The extremist armed group Islamic State, also known as ISIS, has unlawfully executed at least 49 people in its Libyan stronghold of Sirte since February 2015, Human Rights Watch… Read more »
Tunis Afrique Presse, 17 May 2016
The United States and other allied nations say they will work to provide Libya's internationally recognised government with weapons to battle Islamic State (IS). Read more »