In Libya, at least 50 people have been killed in a massive truck bombing. The attack targeted a police training center in the western city of Zliten. It's Libya's worst bomb attack since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011.
A Libyan group accused of being behind the 2012 Benghazi attack on the US consulate in Benghazi has declared its "dissolution." Ansar al-Sharia claimed that its decision followed defections and various setbacks.
Officials in Libya have said that a massive suicide truck bomb exploded near a police base, killing many police officers. The attack is the worst of its kind since the fall of Moammar Gadhafi in 2011.
Chad has closed its 2,000-km border with Libya and pledged to deploy troops to the area. The move is designed to prevent militant fighters fleeing conflict in its northern neighbor from crossing the border.
Kuwaiti officials say the bomb-laden truck failed to detonate, leaving only the truck driver injured. Kuwait has largely been spared from IS attacks, however, officials say they thwarted three such attempts in July.
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