And now we've seen some support for the Islamic State there, in -- excuse me -- in Yemen." Mitchell continued: "Libya, another failed state -- already, we've seen ISIS attempt to establish a foothold there. Mitchell also mentioned the Philippines as "an increased area of concern," given the ISIS seizure of Marawi City. "And we've seen it not just in the -- in the society at large, but also in the government." That effort made headlines in early October, when four American soldiers were ambushed and killed by Islamic militants in Niger.
Source: Libya Today December 07, 2017 10:41 UTC