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Libya News - June 6, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 05 June 2014

Libya's Supreme Court Declares PM's Election Illegal - VOA

VIDEO: Libyan Prime Minister may be forced to step down after election declared ‘illegitimate’ - euronews

Libyan outgoing premier visits Benghazi, "We came to Benghazi to support the city's residents, special forces and security forces" - Reuters

Libya's intel chief resigns, news portal says he was frustrated with parliament's insistence on appointing a new prime minister - AP

Libya’s Haftar after assassination bid: ‘I am well...There will be a strong response’ - Al Arabiya News

Haftar: some Libyan officials support al-Qaeda - Al Arabiya News

Interview with Haftar - Al-Monitor

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb urges Libyans to fight rogue general - GlobalPost

Red Cross Suspends Libya Operation After Murder - VOA

Four UN staffers 'roughed up' at Libya airport: boss - THE DAILY STAR

Freed Gitmo detainee becomes al-Qaida Libyan commander -

VIDEO: Promotional Video of Batalion Ansar Al Sharia From Benghazi  - YouTube

REPORT: Libya: Muslim Brotherhood’s tenuous hold - IISS


Libyan Turmoil Threatens Tunisian Security, Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs "extremely worried” - Tunisia Live

Interview with Tunisia foreign minister - Al-Monitor

Tunisia captures Al Qaida operatives near Libyan border - World Tribune

REPORT: Tunisian Jihadists Establishing New Networks with Libyan Islamists - The Jamestown Foundation

VIDEO: Tunisia alarmed over armed conflict in neighboring Libya - YouTube

Maghreb countries wary of returning Syria jihadists - Al-Shorfa

Algeria: Arab Spring Has Boosted Terror Groups - ABC News

Algeria deploys 5,000 troops to the Libyan border - Middle East Eye

Gang of smugglers kills six Egypt guards on Libya border, "This attack comes after border guards successfully arrested 68 traffickers and seized a large quantity of weapons" - Yahoo News

Jihadist Groups' Threat To U.S. Grows, RAND Report Says - WSJ

RAND Analyst Seth Jones: The Accelerating Spread of Terrorism - WSJ

Increase in Jihadist Threat Calls for New U.S. Strategy to Combat Terrorism - RAND

REPORT: A Persistent Threat: The Evolution of al Qa'ida and Other Salafi Jihadists - RAND

CHART: The number of Salafi-jihadist groups has grown 58% since 2010 - Twitter / RANDCorporation

CHART: AlQaeda-related attacks are on the rise. 99% of the attacks are against local, non-Western targets - Twitter / RANDCorporation

CHART: These Are The Countries Where Terrorists Pose The Greatest Threat To The US - RAND

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