Libya

Descent into chaos

Print edition : February 05, 2016

Fire at an oil tank in the port of Es Sider, in Ras Lanuf, Libya, on January 6. There were fires at five tanks in Es Sider following attacks by Islamic State militants. Photo: REUTERS

Militias have had a free run of the country and the entry of the I.S. has only led to a worsening of the violence, arson and mayhem that have been the order of the day.
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