Expert: ‘Significant Risk’ Libya Will Become Second Islamic State ‘Caliphate’
Breitbart.com reports: “Libya, located a few hundred miles from the European coast, is facing a ‘significant risk’ of becoming the ‘new’ home of the Islamic State’s ‘caliphate,’ a London-based expert from the Chatham House think-tank’s Royal Institute of International Affairs cautioned in an editorial published by the Dallas Morning News on Sunday.
Frank Kryza wrote:
‘Boots on the ground’ is a phrase rarely used by the Trump Administration. And with good reason: 6,251 American soldiers have been killed since 2001; some 45,170 have been wounded. That is a heavy price. We are already too involved in combating ISIS in Syria and Iraq. But if we do nothing, Libya will cease to exist as a country. Imagine, if you can, an Islamic caliphate on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea not far from Italy. It is a grim vision.
Kryza’s warning came as suspected fighters from the Islamic State, or ISIS, killed four people and wounded seven in central Libya on Sunday, according to Nigeria’s Punch newspaper…”View Original Article