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Libya about to descend into a new civil war?

Libya about to descend into a new civil war?

On 20 October 2011, an end to Libya’s misery appeared to be in sight. Gaddafi’s death fulfilled the mandate of NATO Operation Unified Protector and international forces left the country…

Threats in Middle East and North Africa in the Post–Arab Spring.

Threats in Middle East and North Africa in the Post–Arab Spring.

This paper examines contrasting views on the geopolitical effects of the post–Arab Spring. Assessing Middle Eastern, U.S., and European perspectives on transnational security issues includes those threats that directly influence…

Mali: Towards an increase of Minusma forces.

Mali: Towards an increase of Minusma forces.

06/02/2016 – Faced with the resurgence of terrorist attacks in recent days, the Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon has asked that the forces of Minusma be increased by…

Strong man: Nigerian President Buhari “leads from the front” against Boko Haram.

Strong man: Nigerian President Buhari “leads from the front” against Boko Haram.

Information reaching Abusidiqu indicates that President Muhammadu Buhari will soon relocate his office to Maiduguri to lead in the fight against the Boko Haram insurgents group. This was part of…

Coordination anti BH : Nigerian President-Muhammadu Buhari to visit Chad and Niger.

Coordination anti BH : Nigerian President-Muhammadu Buhari to visit Chad and Niger.

Abuja – A Nigerian spokesperson Garba Shehu , says Nigeria’s new president Muhammadu Buhari will visit Chad (on Thursday) and Niger (on Wednesday) , making the countries whose troops help…

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

President Barack Obama’s administration announced that his country had given Kenya $100 million (Sh9.5 billion) to fight Al Shabaab. “We are assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence sharing, security co-operation,…

European Union´s Parliament support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

European Union´s Parliament  support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

At the end of last month, the European Parliament voted in support of Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram, listing three major steps that could end the insurgency that has ravaged…

Kenya´s counterterrorism strategy under scrutiny.

Kenya´s counterterrorism strategy under scrutiny.

President Obama has cited the battle against al-Shabab militants in Somalia as a model of success for his relatively low-investment, light-footprint approach to counterterrorism. By some measures, it has paid…

France relocate soldiers into Sahel region to fight Boko Haram.

France relocate soldiers into Sahel region to fight Boko Haram.

France is to boost its military presence in the Sahel region of Africa to support the fight against Boko Haram, whose insurgency has spread from Nigeria to Chad and Niger.…

To fight Boko Haram, mercenaries returning to Africa´s wars.

To fight Boko Haram, mercenaries returning to Africa´s wars.

Multiple media reports appear to have confirmed the presence of elite South African mercenaries on the front lines of Nigeria’s war against the extremist militants of Boko Haram. Their alleged…

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