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The fugitive son and onetime heir apparent of Libya’s late Moammar Gadhafi is planning a comeback.
Seif al-Islam “decided to run in presidential elections and I see a big chance for him because all the big tribes are supporting him,” said Abdel Majeed al-Mansouri, who headed Libya’s economic development board before 2011 and was close to him. 894 more words
An al-Qaida bomb destroys the Canadian embassy in Mauritania, killing the ambassador and all his staff.
The same day, al-Qaida’s African affiliate attacks the Lincoln Tunnel in New York City, using massive truck bombs to kill more than 400 people. 703 more words
“Islamic State” militants reportedly carried out the execution-style killings in early 2015. A detained IS militant who witnessed the mass murder clued in authorities to the site. 385 more words