ISIS: Caliphate and black flags in Derna, Libya

Ansar al Sharia parades in armed pickup and praises ISIS leader

07 October, 17:08

    (ANSAMED) - CAIRO, OCTOBER 7 - Ansar al Sharia militia paraded the streets of Derna, Libya in armed pickup trucks displaying the black flag of Islamic militant jihadists ISIS and chanting praise to caliph Abu al Baghdadi, in a video posted on Al Arabiya news.

    On Saturday, Derna's Islamic Youth Council proclaimed allegiance to ISIS. Derna is considered a historical stronghold of Islamic extremism. (ANSAmed).

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