ISIS in Libya

State Department Special Envoy for Libya Jonathan Winer, Libyan Embassy Charge D’Affaires Wafa Bugaighis, and Middle East scholars delivered… read more

State Department Special Envoy for Libya Jonathan Winer, Libyan Embassy Charge D’Affaires Wafa Bugaighis, and Middle East scholars delivered remarks at the Middle East Institute on the challenges of combating ISIL* in Libya. Panelists also discussed the role of Libya’s Government of National Accord, and the decision to supply the Libyan government with weapons. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Joseph Dunford said U.S. military advisers could be deployed to Libya any day to help combat ISIL.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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  • David L. Mack Scholar Middle East Institute->Security and Terroism
  • Kate Seelye Senior Vice President Middle East Institute
  • Frederic Wehrey Senior Associate Carnegie Endowment for International Peace->Middle East Program
  • Jonathon Winer Special Envoy Department of State->Libya
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ISIS in Libya

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Program ID:
409910-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 2016 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 27, 2016 | 1:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 20, 2016 | 2:25pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 20, 2016 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 2016 | 1:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 2016 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 21, 2016 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 2016 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 22, 2016 | 6:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 23, 2016 | 11:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 25, 2016 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2016 | 1:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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