Monthly Archives: May 2019

OIR French, Australian Spanish

A #Coalition effort, led by Australian medics attached to #TGTaji 8 in Iraq, has ensured Spanish helicopter aircrews from #TFToro have the best first aid training possible. #OneMissionManyNations pic.twitter.com/bJU2chzhJ5 — Inherent Resolve (@CJTFOIR) May 30, 2019 French soldiers of Task … Continue reading

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Al Minya Egypt Coptic deaths: Chief of al-Mourabitoun returned

Hisham el-Ashmawi, a former Egyptian army officer turned militant, was handed over by Haftar’s LNA to Egypt. In Libya, el-Ashmawi set up the militant al-Mourabitoun group blamed by Egypt for several attacks in the Western Desert, near the Libyan border. … Continue reading

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Libya: LNA Navy to block Turks

The Libyan National Army (LNA) faction has announced it will impose a naval blockade on ports in west Libya to prevent any more shipments of military equipment reaching forces aligned with the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA). The … Continue reading

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Libya: Haftar would book huge ceasefire gain

France’s Macron called for a ceasefire in Libya but with the condition attached that all armed groups – including those helping defend Tripoli – be monitored. Haftar also would not have to withdraw his troops east, allowing him to book … Continue reading

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Iraq: build a fence in Anbar…Mercy!

Between Iraq and Syria is a fence. It is about 43 miles long, and a guard tower is located every few hundred feet, manned by squadrons from the Iraqi border security forces. The roughly 10-foot-tall chain-link barrier bucks and rattles … Continue reading

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