Accuracy in Media

Libya Falling Apart: Heavy Fighting in Benghazi

WASHINGTON — After the NATO-led toppling of Libya’s longtime dictator Muamar Qaddafi, the country has fractured into rival groups and has descended into chaos. Reuters reported that Islamists are fighting a faction led by a “renegade general” who has sworn to eliminate them. Five people were killed in the recent clashes in Benghazi, which was […]

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More Deaths in Benghazi as Libya Falls Apart

WASHINGTON — Islamist militancy and terrorism is on the rise in Libya and the country is being torn apart at the seams. Reuters reported that Islamist militants attacked an army base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Monday. At least seven people were killed and additional 40 were wounded. The firefight also involved helicopters […]

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Tunisia calls al-Qaeda’s African branch “Terrorist”

WASHINGTON — The anti-Islamist movement in Tunisia is gaining ground and momentum as the Tunisian government has declared al-Qaeda affiliate Ansar al-Sharia a terrorist organization. Reuters reports that Prime Minister Ali Larayedh declared that his government found ties to the organization related to the assassination of two prominent opposition politicians and killing Tunisian soldiers. Tunisian […]

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August 2014

8/25/2014 - Libya Falling Apart: Heavy Fighting in Benghazi

July 2014

7/25/2014 - More Deaths in Benghazi as Libya Falls Apart

November 2013

11/27/2013 - Another Libyan Civil War? Islamists, Army fight in Benghazi

August 2013

8/28/2013 - Tunisia calls al-Qaeda’s African branch “Terrorist”