Tag: Guantanamo

Morocco: Former Guantanamo Detainee Charged with Endangering State Security

February 25, 2016

A Rabat court Tuesday charged former Moroccan Guantanamo inmate Younes Chekkouri with endangering state security, Chekkouri's lawyer, Khalil al-Idrissi told media. "The court is charging ... Read More

Joint Moroccan-Spanish Operation Nets Four IS Recruiters

February 23, 2016

An anti-terrorism operation jointly conducted by Moroccan and Spanish intelligence services in the enclave of Sebta and in the town of Nador led Tuesday at ... Read More

Mauritania: Guantanamo inmate returns back home after a 13 year detention

October 30, 2015

The US defence department announced Thursday they repatriated a Mauritanian national who had been held at the US notorious prison of Guantanamo for 13 years. ... Read More

Libya: ISIL pushed back in Derna, Shura Council claims

June 15, 2015

The battle to push the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group out of Derna has been going on with the Shura Council ... Read More

Yemen: Ansar al-Shariah hits Al Anad air base with rockets

December 12, 2014

Ansar al-Shariah, an al Qaeda affiliate in Yemen, has fired six rockets at the Al Anad air base, the country’s largest military airbase, located in ... Read More