Losing territory in Iraq and Syria, the group is turning to Libya - jeopardizing any remote prospects of peace in the country
The ceasefire in Libya agreed on July 25 is a step in the right direction, but it is unlikely that Sarraj and Haftar’s forces will keep the peace for very long.
Qatar has endured a Saudi-led blockade for far longer than anyone thought possible, and every day that the blockade endures, the emirate grows stronger.
ISIS and groups affiliated to the Islamic State have overrun the Philippines city of Marawi, in the southern region of Mindanao. The month-long battle against the groups is a bellwether for the group's longevity as they lose ground in the Middle East.