Libya’s Political Turmoil Allows Islamic State to Thrive

The Jamestown Foundation - 14 April 2016 - From Nathaniel Barr, David Greenberg
Islamic State (IS) has experienced fits and starts in its efforts to expand beyond Syria and Iraq. As IS has tried to gain a foothold in new countries, it has encountered violent opposition from both state and non-state actors. In Algeria, state security forces decapitated IS’s (...more)