Egypt Institute Journal (Vol. 7- Issue 25) / studies
Geostrategic Dimensions of Libyan Crisis and Security of Mediterranean Circle
The Mediterranean with its northern and southern shores is facing a range of threats that are often multifaceted. Amid existence of terrorism and proliferation of armed groups and militias, yet these militias are often involved in illegal activities such as drug trafficking and seizure of hostages, in collusion with criminal organizations, where the role they play throughout the Mediterranean region, east and west, intersects with the Sahel region.