Post Profile

Big Shots: This Week's News In Photos

Sirte, Libya—A fighter with Libyan forces affiliated to the Tripoli government is helped by comrades after being shot by a sniper on October 2. On the same day, a sniper killed Dutch photojournalist Jeroen Oerlemans. The U.S.-backed forces have driven Islamic State (ISIS) fighters from most of Sirte, which was the militant group’s main stronghold in Libya, but pockets of resistance remain.
read more


Related Posts

Libyan helicopter shot down outside Tripoli, at least 12 killed: official

News : Reuters: World News

TRIPOLI, (Reuters) - A Libyan helicopter carrying military commanders from Tripoli's self-styled government was shot down on Tuesday by another armed faction west of the capital, and at least 12 people were killed, authorities and s...

Dutch journalist killed in Libya

News / International Affairs : CBSNews: World

Sniper fatally shot the Dutch photojournalist in the Libyan city of Sirte, ISIS' last bastion in the chaos-wracked North African country

Dutch photojournalist shot dead in Sirte by sniper

Local Interest / Middle East : The Guardian: Middle East

Jeroen Oerlemans, 45, had been out with a mine-clearing team in part of the Libyan city that had been retaken from Isis A sniper has fatally shot a Dutch journalist in the Libyan city of Sirte, Islamic State’s last bastion in the ch...

ISIS Sniper Kills Dutch Journalist

News / International Affairs : World from Newser

A Dutch photojournalist captured and held for a week by ISIS in Syria in 2012 was killed by one of the group's snipers in Libya on Sunday. A Libyan government spokesman says Jeroen Oerlemans, 46, was shot in the chest during a battl...

Dutch photojournalist Jeroen Oerlemans shot dead by sniper in Libya

Photography / Digital Photography : DIY Photography

An ISIS sniper is reported to have fatally shot Dutch photojournalist, Jeroen Oerlemans. The Guardian reports that the shooting took place in Sirte, a city over which ISIS have been fighting to control for a year. Oerlemans had been...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC