Monthly Archives: December 2019

Daesh presence in South Libya

Based on the accounts of a retired military expert, Daesh has managed over the past few days to reinforce its presence in the isolated areas of the Libyan desert. Their resurfacing has spiked fears that acts of vengeance will be registered against isolated locals, as retaliation to the US bombings that have caused the death of several jihadist leaders. The retiree has pointed out that this will trigger in turn new US attacks on Libyan soil. But additional raids will not suffice for the suppression of terrorist activities in Libya, since the country has turned into Daesh’s safe haven; the troops are regrouping in the mountainous regions, taking advantage of the political instability and of the security void generated by the political atomization and by the lack of effective conflict resolution proposals.

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