Ansar Al-Sharia In Libya: We're Disbanding, Ceasing Operations

May 30, 2017

On May 28, 2017, Ansar Al-Sharia, the Salafi-jihadi organization active in Libya which is affiliated with Al-Qaeda, published an official statement announcing that it is disbanding and ceasing operations. The statement says that after decades of relentless fighting against the enemies of the ummah and...

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