stéphane puccini

As Muslims throughout the world celebrate Eid Al Adha, in Libya the holiday is taking on a mixed tone of festivity and foreboding. Libyan fighters are preparing for the final push...

Libya’s push to expel ISIL from the coastal town of Sirte has expanded from land to the sea where the country’s coastguard plays an active role in combating extremists from off-shore...

The U.S. says its forces carried out 10 air strikes on Libya’s seaside city of Sirte over the weekend. It’s in support of the government’s push to eliminate ISIL from the...

U.S. strikes have helped push ISIL into isolation, but the dividing line between fighters and extremists is tenuous.

Fierce battles between UN-backed government forces and ISIL are ongoing in Libya’s coastal town of Sirte. The operation seeks to drive out ISIL. Even if ISIL is defeated, extremism is likely...