Posts Tagged ‘terrorism’

Anti-Terrorism Conference held in Libya capital

  • 15 April 2018 - 21:31
Anti-Terrorism Conference held in Libya capital

First International Anti-Terrorism Conference was held Sunday in the Libyan capital Tripoli, with a number of foreign ambassadors and military attaches present. The conference was organized by the UN-backed government's counter-terrorism force under the slogan "Fighting terrorism: Reality and...

Qatar-boycotting states place Libyan media agencies, TV channels on terror list

  • 25 July 2017 - 10:23
Qatar-boycotting states place Libyan media agencies, TV channels on terror list

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE, and Bahrain, announced in a joint statement overnight placing new Libyan entities on the black list - the list of terrorist organisations funded by Qatar - as part of what they described their commitment to fighting terror. The new list includes six Libyan entities -...

Twitter closes more terrorism-linked accounts

  • 22 March 2017 - 18:31
Twitter closes more terrorism-linked accounts

BBC - Twitter says it shut more than 377,000 accounts for promoting terrorism in the second half of last year. It represents a 60% increase on the last numbers provided by the company, which covered the period from February to August 2016. Twitter has faced pressure to do more to stop...