Donald Trump lauded former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein on Tuesday for efficiently killing terrorists despite the U.S. listing Iraq as a state sponsor of terrorism during his rule.
The Islamic State terror group in Libya continues to grow inside the oil-rich North African state and is threatening attacks against Europe and elsewhere, the general nominated to lead the U.S. Africa Command told a Senate hearing Tuesday.
The State Department is warning U.S. citizens against traveling to Libya and recommending that any Americans currently in the country depart immediately as chaos and terror threats worsen in the region.
Documents are now showing the State Department missed a deadline set by itself for establishing a special document review unit last year for the Benghazi terrorist attack investigation, Fox News reports.
The number of Islamic State militants in Libya has doubled during the past year, the top U.S. commander in the region said Thursday.