The following is a statement released by jihadist group Ansar al-Sharia in Tunisia (AST), in which they claim responsibility, through the Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) affiliated Uqba Bin Nafi Brigade, for the deaths of 14 Tunisian security forces in the Chaambi Mountains on 16 July 2014. Find the original statement here, shared via the group’s Twitter account. (more…)
Khaled Juma is a Palestinian poet, author and writer from Rafah, who currently lives in Gaza City. He wrote the following as the Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip continued for the tenth consecutive day.جوانب لا ترى من الحرب بقلم خالد جمعه
أخطر ما يحدث في الحرب هو ما لا يقال، ما لا يتم تصويره، ما لا يتم الحديث عنه، إنها ليست مجرد قصص تروى هنا وهناك لتثير تعاطف الناس وتستدر دموعهم، بل إنها…
Upon reports of an Egyptian ceasefire proposal accepted by Israel, the military wing of Islamic Jihad, the Al-Quds Brigades, released the following statement calling on its fighters to continue its fight against Israel. (more…)
The office of Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni released the following statement after militias battled for control of the Tripoli International Airport today.