The US, Russia, China and other world powers plan to supply Libya's unity government with weapons to fight "Islamic State" militias. Currently, government forces are trying to push IS fighters back to their stronghold of Sirte.
The Greek coast guard has impounded a freighter carrying explosives, allegedly to war-torn Libya. Authorities described the vessel as a "moving bomb."
A major oil pipeline in Libya has been bombed by unknown militants. Oil flows have been reduced by as much as 100,000 bpd.
Russian security services have announced the arrest of a suspect in the bombing of a St. Petersburg supermarket, in which 14 people were injured. The arrest came after the "Islamic State" claimed responsibility.
Italian police have seized more than €50 million worth of opiates trafficked by the terror group "Islamic State," authorities say. They said some of the profits would have been used to finance terrorist activities.
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