Libya - Syria - Terrorism - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (03.05.19)


Q : The minister said in an interview with Le Figaro that jihadists from Syria had arrived in Libyan cities or had dispersed throughout the country since the fall of the caliphate. What facts is this based on? Can you expand on his remarks?

A : Apart from the intelligence we have, which we can’t reveal for obvious reasons, the movement of jihadists between Libyan and Syrian theaters has been extensively documented by the press.