Skip to content

Judicial Watch • JW v DOD and State 14-812 DOD Release 2015 04 10

JW v DOD and State 14-812 DOD Release 2015 04 10

JW v DOD and State 14-812 DOD Release 2015 04 10

Page 1: JW v DOD and State 14-812 DOD Release 2015 04 10

Category:Obtained Document

Number of Pages:100

Date Created:April 8, 2015

Date Uploaded to the Library:May 18, 2015

Tags:Dod


File Scanned for Malware

Donate now to keep these documents public!

  • demand_answers

See Generated Text   ˅

Autogenerated text from PDF

rFtLLODlM (3% EN;
115. 1tHLS ?Sk PEN SL WNGTOD 3Eb 755
Kc}: J.-U5
1r. ;-LL-1 Uunagun
Iudmul \:Hch_ Inc,
-125 hmif cc1 Mnlv
.)1izwgI -.11 (>l.) n,-quest tux mcurdx mimg -1lYlLlI :iUu1i(VI]: CiiC( l)c[ .vm Dxsrcr J11g1c>.,. (by :I.1L :.~ III uvg;mI.m1id According their beliefs, the Jihadtsts should have
Emir who should the highest power within their state and would
have the right give liatwa. well having forensic
lewislator (Mosharee) who gives the lliatwa their life argernenl eds (how they should conduct their lives) well deciding
decisions issue declaration nflihad (Holy War) The last van the Military command the Emirate which usually divided
different groups and segments according goals and )fl()l1l (S-b NF~l rmponant. understand that the title Ansar
/tl~Sl=.aria docs not only refer the Katiba Ansar
Al~Sharla.because all the lihadrst groups within Dema consider
Ansar Al-Sharia ideology represents all them, but the fact that
Ansar Shtana was selected Sulian CrOMMAs group first which
made others look for other names distinguish themselves apart Gem
one another. More tmponarrtly. the fact that lrhadists believe that
/Q command including Osarna Bin ((l_ADEl-1)) wanted change Al~Qae552/
((Ghaddaf1)) and Etngadier Gemtsml Masscud Abdel ((lla. Fd)) trelatiw the tfonnetr Libyan leader and the former cmminanclct the Libyan
southern military region, f3! Over the past wcck, tribal leaders
throughout Libya have {BBC out Bani Waliti and lcacletrs the
Warfalla tribe cotnvtnce them hand over those wanted ordcr
avoid conflict. date there has been progress these
negotiations. possible matcomu the near term the mbal
lcaders are able get extensicm the goventrnent deadline ll]
order ise the situation and continue discussions. t::_ .31
l4~l, 552/DlA/ 173
~_m
WARNING: (U) THIS KNPORM/ 101I REPORT, NO] FINALLY EVALUATED
INTELLIGENCE. REPORT CL/ ~.SS1I FlF,D _;_T_ D1g5EM1NAnQN:::=
NNNN
CLz$SHIC7ATION:
ML-= .=0552/D E74
CLASSIFICATION: -S-E ?f-
ENVELOPE
zEN3n
HEADER
R0-412322 OCT12 1:J~: -:: RHEFDIIAJDIA WASHINGTON
f{I1A7E/1 ]IC
RUZEHAA/CDR USEUCOT
RUZJFMXIV/CUR iJS1 E{.1vNSCO}/l
RUEPWDC/DA MASHNGTON
RHEFDIA/DU WASHINGTON DC, T32
RUETEAA/DERNSA GEORGE MLADF.
RUETIAA/DIRNSA GEORGE MEADJE
RUZEFAA/HQ USAFRJCOM STUTIGART
RHMFISS/HQ USAFRIICOM STUTTGART RJGMFISS/HQlJSEUCC)M_ VAININGEN
Lsi
RUEEUCS/JOINT STAFF WASHINGTON DC/r
._V_4
R1HEHA: A/NA ION/L SELURJTY COUNCIL WASHINGTON
/.1 -ir..=.~
RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHING
__SECST/RTE WASIHDC
M=-L =0552/7 175 =,*_4+
RUCESAB/USSOCO MACDILI, AJFB
IJSHMFISS/USS OFFKJTT AFB NE/
CONTROLS
sF.RIA.11;(u) . FoInr personnel were
injimgd
ll. (8/. Helms September 20!?., local
militias blocked the coastal road for Five hours and demanded
immediate actions from Ilia government towards those responsible for
the death Omrzm (($haban}) and release other prisoners held
Bani Walid Onirnn Slnabm was reported have shot Mumrnar
((Gaddafi)) 2011.
13. (S/lln Benghazi September zoiz, IED
attack the Securiry Directorate Lhe Haiwari disimc: caused
damage lding. casiialiies
US, Snhha September 2012. arrncdl
carjack SUV resulted one civilian injuied Siibha Sqnicrnber Z012, clashes
among SSC servicemen resulted two SSC and one civilian iiijmrcd (5// ll; lit Kufra September 2012, SSC arresmd criminal group Chadians involved human from Chiid
Murzuq and Scblia. large tier fake identi cation cards.
passporrs, and nesirleiit cards were seized.
l7. (5//[_ Tripoli September 2012, S/l /clash
betwuen criniiml group mzdl SSC patrol ll] Janzour area resulted two
criminals injured, several airrestexl.
18. (5/4 :e,~ Tripoli September 2012.
ap; rimately 200 people demonstrated support the govcirnnient
disband the illegal militias occurred and Marryr Squiaie.
Two demonstrators were arrested. (-, %//I Bcnghazi September 2012, RPG and
SA}: (HMO) ;:tt:-icl; Salmi police station unidentified
pcrpstrators was resolved the Libyan Milimry Mobile Forces. The
reason for the clash was beiicvcd have followed amempi
release one particular prisoner the unidenti grziup
causaliiies but two police cars burned. Bcrsghazi Sapieinber 2012, attack
l4=L-= 552/DlA/ ht? Hadayck police siation was later resolved the Mobile
Fmncx One KIA Benghazi September 2012. SAF
Eilltacli/31533527-!llilDl OIIC border central for East Libya
Colonel Suleiman ((Hassarl).
22. __7 Tripoli September Z012. quzannizy weapons were handed over the Martyr Square some milmas
members. Included the handover were two Main Battle Tanks. lA.5rrim
and l2,5rnm machine guns, number ofasssiiill rifles and ammunition,
including mortar and artillery shells.
23. (S4, ._i Misrata September 2012. trunk
loaded with illegal immigrants from Africa was seized the.-
afl cials from Lhe SSC All imrmgrams and smugglers were arrested
24. 65% Benghazi Scplcmbcr Z012, weupons
were luIm the lal 1rir Square munlbcrs uflhr;
Weapons included RPG5, mumli-;r ofnllles and smnmuunixion including and anilieiy shells. Smbrmha September 2012, FI llS0.ll
hreal: resulted l63 illegal immigmms escaping from om; SSC
delemicm faciluics. The authorities including the Natirmal
Anny are involved search Demi ()n4 Kufra September 2012. group
Sanamsvs. led Sudanese national, were arrested. The gang was
accused ofbeing destabilizing factor Lhe oily. number
books, amulcis and irems related black magic were seized.
Other Security Related Information.
reported that llhe border with Libya under complcze
control, especially over border Crossings, urevs.-n1 muvemcn: oiianiy the al~Qacda clcmcvms from Libya Egypt alsn stressed that the last months Egypt: troops seized more than 000 weapons,
more ilian million rounds arnmuriition, more Llien tons drugs. nearly million Tralmadol pills. __~r,i..,i~
l4=L=0552[DlA/ l79
WARNING (U) Tl-HS INFORM/* .TION REPORT, NO}? MNAJLLY EVALUATED
INTELLIGENCE. REPORT CLASSIFIIEID
i:: .;=== :::[)155}5M1NAT[()Nx=j: :.._j.::::::j,
~:;; ;;_, :CLAsslmcA1-[ON raj ;,;:: W-,:::
ML-=L=0552/DHM 180
(TL/SSIFICATK()N L:0L5L52 DJLA/
CLASS1l7lCA I0N: VEJLOPJE
.7:N -S5555-
HEADER 1216132 OCT RHJEFDIA/DIA WASHIINGTON
RHMJFISS/CDR USCENTCQM MAc_n_sLL 1%]-[B 1F1.,/
RIUZEHA//CDRUSJEUCO Hnvnwawnex
RHMIFISS/CDRUSSOCDM 1.1.,/FlB
SEO
RUEPWDC/DA
RHEPDM./DIA rvAsmNGToN DC/
RUETIAA/DIRNSA GEORGE
RUETIIAA/DIRNSA 1-r GEOR(
RUZEIFAA/]HQ USAIFRJICOM STU1TG:AR GIE
RHMHSS/HQ USAFRECOM STUTTGART
RHMFISS/HQ USIEUCOM .1] NVGY-
IRUEKJCS/JOINl ST/F}F WASHINGTON ]DC/]
RHEH ATIONAI SJECURJITY COUNCIIL WASHIINGTON
RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASIIINUTON DC/j
.H- m~
RUMlfi1EA/lJS( .1ENT(3OT/IILW MACDIILL AFB
u4-~L~0552/ 186
MACDELIL AFB
FFUTT AFB VE/la
R]!-1[MF]IS>S/U TIP./%I(
CONTROLS
SECTHONIOFZ
QQQQ
sER:m_L:NJ)
/M~***W* vmns COMBINED MESSAGI
BODY
DATE PUBLICATION: 1216131 OCT
DEPARTMENT
INFORNLATION RJEPOR], NOT HNAl.]I.Y EV/L UATJilD NTELLiGEIl( ,l:,
COUNTRY NONSTATE ENTITY. (U) LIBYA (LBY); AL-QA [DA AND SUNNK
AFFILEATES (GU).
LlBVAS SHE]- IIN THREAT FOCUS
SUBJECT: (U)
DATE INFORMATION (U) Ocl 2012
CUTCWF {U} Oct 2017.,
WAIRNXNGI (U) THIS ENFORMATHON JREPORT, NOT FINAL!/Y EVALUATJEID
]lNTE[.LIGZ< NCE. REPORT L/SSI}
J4=-L~0552/DHA/ 187 EXT:1.(S~//[ cl.
Ky. 5,, ,s,rm
the L1by:m shill uhrcal focus Isiarmst gmups 33: cast Ihe
Ganeral paints bieak piclun: Libyan capabilities combat the
lslamisl growth and uence caster? Ibya
Size Ansar ai-Sharia Libya. -Cvumu has zlppzoximaicly 250-400 ers ]p0, the rmlxmry the
caslcm xegzmn. nsar Shanmh now has upwardls 7.000 ghtaxs Libya and growing. Aguella stznled that
six months ihare may [no many Islarnists revucrse the trend. libyans likely not cvcn able provxdc token
Iwinisiry Defunsc suppers r/I Hsam Walid. inn
militias Ihm have surmundu Bani Walid mrc bgirng driven and
motivated Isaamixl ulcmculs.
mum y,t
residems Bani Walxd are surviving members the Bamal ons
l4=L=D552/D 188
max:
supported and urainm under Gadda the residents are
competent and hanrdsned ghters.
miliii suffex they atnernpt raid (ha
city the milina, cunrent collapsing Bani Walid, capable mking the city, 7lZ
WARNTNG: (U) THIS XNFORMATION REPORT. FINALLY EVAJLUATED
1N. IEI.T,IGENCE. REPORT C1,/ ]VF.IiD }m3gE;x ;,g.Aj1QN:: _:j:jT =U552[D A/J
#8335
NNNN
CI.ASSlFHCAJl]()N: ;%F%
M~= .=055,?i[D 190
CLASSJIHCA1 ION:
ENVELOPE
HEADFR 21134 RHEFDXA/DlA WASHINGTON
:4:
EHMHSS/CDR (EENT( JACDILL AFB 11-*1/
RUZEJHAA/CDR EU( AIHINGEN
RHMFISS/CDJR USSOCOM Anna M_/
RIIZFMXI/FDR USlRANS( SCUTT AFB WASHINGTON
RHEFDJIA/DIA NGTON
RUETIAA/DIRNSA GEORGE
RUE HAA/DIRNSA GIEORGE MEAJDB
RUZEPAA/HQ USAFRJICOM STUTTGART
RHMFIISS/HQ US/ FRIC()M lU[ lUAR
RHMFHSS/HQ USEUCOM VAJIHINGEN
gTJEKJC /,[Q1N SIAFI W/1SI{[NC iTV0N DC_
Iggy; .AA/NATIONAJ. SECURITY COUNC wA:- TGWN ~.,.;
RUEKJCS/SECIDEF w/xsVmNG 1);;
11. (7513 STATE WASHDC-
MACDILL AFB EU}
M=L O552/ M96
RUCQSAIB/USSOCO [M50011
RI-H4FlSS/USSTRATCU ()}*IUi AFB N]E/
CONTROLS
s2~;cT1(>I}
QQQQ
SERJIAL: (U) THHS COMBINED MESSAGE.
BODY
DATE PUBLICATION: 2113452 SEP
DEPARTMENT DEFENSE
IN]FOR.lVl/XTIION REPOR NOT ALLY IEV/LUAIF.D 1NIELLIGENCE.
COUNTRY NONSTATF FNJI (U) UBYA (HEY).
SUBJECT: (U) BENQHAZ1 DEMONSTRATION FOR PIZACF,
September 2012
DATE INFOFLMATEON: (U) Sep 2012
CUTOFF (U) Sep zoaz.
SUMM/3 .{V: (U) SEE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, TEXT PARAGRAPH BELOW. ~,h =L=05E[ /DH/M TIQ7
WARNING: (U) THIS llTJF0lR.I/IATION REPORT, MIT JFINALLY EVALUATED
INTELLIGENCE. I.(1:l OI{ CLASSIFIED __i_ EXECUTIVE SUMMAIRY. demonstration
planned for September 2012 Benghazi calling for action
against mili ias and exuemisl groups, The dcmonsiralmn could spark
arldlrinnal violence ifAr1sar Sharia reams the demonstration. (5l Bcnghazi March Save Ecrnghazr
planned for Friday, September 2012 Tue march large
mlimilitias demonstration Bcrlglrazi for the improvement ,1by.un
national police and milrnary units Starved objectives for the
protest are.
-The September attack the Special Nlission Benghazi
Mililia control the city.
Proliferation ofweapons.
The general security em/lromnent. Demons anion. llre demonstration
suhc lulecl sum 1700 local Lhc -Jesli Howl ll! Benghazi and
then proceed towards Kiel: Squat: and arrive 15100 rho
demonstrators can conduct evening prayer the mosque. The
demonstration sponsoredl tlm Save Benghazi Group. Tie
demonstrators are calling for ihc General Narional Congrcss
imrnedialcly pass laws cnmirmlizing the formation militias and
regulate thr uarrying arms; In) rid all buildings and factories
belonging the nation from occupation armed groups;
suengvhen 1313 ml; the rrolicc the mxlimary and offer them
all necessary support. 4$ila 6_5
The intent get the .135 dislvancl ose want Join the security forces. lIl1 army
pDllC should individuals and no! entire lcatibas. (S111 ax,l_ze 1ng Ansar 1lSlharia. The
demonstration lrcct rguting Ansa: Shims panially
wsull its suspected involvement Ilne death ofU.S. Ambassador Libya. The Kish Squairc, where he demonstration scheduled
and close the Eadul Ami Kariba base. Fadil Katiba was
fonmcr regime Forccs lbasc wl-uch, the rcvnlution, was
taken over Ansar Shana. Since the events 1:251
week, Ansax Sharia reported have abandoned lS lucaiion;
however. this was only on: six camp: uscd and around Ecnghazi
Another location hospital Benghazi and believed Ansar Sharia still nocupies the facility and sworing wcapons thcnrc. gr. .:.,
l4=L-=0552[l3;l_
#2537
NNNN
CLASSIFICATlON:
M=~L=_0552/DlA/ 200
CLASSIFICATIION:
ENVELOPE
mg,
HEADER 2613432 SEP ~:_,1
SHXNG
RUZEKKAA/CDJR USEUCO. AIHINGISN
IRHMFISS/CDR USSOCOM AFB
_RQZ4 MXl/FDR _J_1 .9NSCU1/I
RHMFISS/CUR USCENTCO ,C HAL AFB ~/VDCKDA WASHINGTON
RHEFDIA/D]IA WASHINGTON DC/I
RUETIAA/DIIRNSA GEORGE MEADE MD/
RUFTIAA/D][P.NL GEORGE MEADB MDI
RUZEFAA/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGAIRT GIF.
RHMFISS/HQ USAFIUCOM STUTIGART
RHMFISS/HQ USJEUCOM VAIIHTNGJEN
RUk:K.1TCS/JOINT STAJFJF WASHINGTON DC/H
RHEHAA4 JAl JIONAJL SECLRITY COUNCIL WASHINGTON V;;_,
RUEIKJCS/SIECDEIF WASHING QQA
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC/
RUMJCE A/Us( I~:NI cO1
MACDJILL AFR JFL
4~~L=0552/D ZOW
,;;.,I
uut:osAH/Ussu1;uw Ln_/y;g_L;1__ AM;
IUXMHSS/UssmA .rCOM
OFFUTT AFB
CONTROLS
SERIAL: (U)
BOIDY
DATE PUBLICATION. 2613432 SEF I2.
DIEPAH7.IMI;NT OI7 ENSE
INFOIUWATION REPORT, IN/LI_) EVALUATED INTELLIGENCE.
COUNTRY NONSTATE JE: IIY (U) LIBYA (LEY).
SUBJECT: (U) IBENGHAZI UPDATES
DATE OI? INFC IATION. (U) Sap 2012. UTOFI- (U) Sap 2012.
SUMMARY (U) SEE EXIj( UTIVE SUMMARY, TILXT PAR/IGRA .3I5LOW.
14g vI4 ,r:g.
WARNING: (U) HIS JINIFORMATION KBJPORT. NOT FINALLY JEVALUATIED
INTELLIGENCE. REPORT CLASSIFIED
M~- 0552/DIA/ 202
TEXT: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Exrrernist
Hengh. arcs relocate assets and weapons ]p!l0T
anti-militi.i/cxtziemisl protests Zl-22 September 2012. Beiighazi the cxtiremisl militias and lltose
siispec rig tial the attack Llic US. Consulate Bengliazi, September 2012, had all previously moved their Weapons from their
primary lbuses and gone ground, Consequently, zlicy left Lheiz
fac leis but dldlnt leave their weapons. The top
militia commanders know where thc key people have gen: rand where the
weapons are stored. rim Lilwyan Sliicicl, aim Fcluruary, amdl
Katiba Shuhaada iaawiya have all bean omcially recogniz/ar the
govemmant part the national military force.
A5. (SH The Chief ofs Yuscf((l/lairigush
n;;xllm nip liuliaada Zaawiya lvzxtiba, 7lhlCh was located Sine,
Bemgliul uvcnts duvcluped during tlic might e22 Scpkzmbcl
2012, Marigiish was worried ((Gliaclda loyalists would exploit Elie
chaos Benglhazi and further stabilize the situation,
l4=L=O552/DlA/ 203
..( 6;-R
#868
NNNN
CLAS SIFKC ATION lE%R%3l- ,~aL- 552/D 204
CLASSIFICATION:
ENVELOPE
HEADER
]R26l65OZ SEP .v;_s._-1: ,.5.-~.
TO_B HJE _DIA/MA WASHINGTON
:.J,s sex.
RHMIFISS/CDR USCENTCOM MACJDILL AFB FI../
RUYEH/A/CDR USEIJCOM IMFISS/CDIR USSOCOM _XLU C_() EL.()JlJIA}E]H
RUEAII.-/L.IA wA>MIM g01 DC/[
RUEPWDOD ASJHINGTON
DEA/DEA WXSTYT1 GTON DCI
RUEI ]lAAJJi_)}I]RI JFT GEORGE
RUJETIIAA/]D]lRNSA GEORGE
RU. JFAA/HQ USAFRIICOM STUTTGAR
RHMFISS/HQ USAFRICOM STUTIGART GF.
RHMK- ISS/HQ USIEUCOM VAHHINGEN J(ts/Jomif wAsIm:mr(3N DC/I __J
RHE1rXAAA/NATIONAL SFCIIR1JlY COUNCIL WASHHNGTON
RHE -l.GX/SAFE WASHINGTON
RUEKJCS/SECDEF WAS]IiINGI0N DC,
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC/J
RUMICEA/Uscmrcom
MACDIILI. AFB ELJL: w,,:. 1,. ,;D5
MACDILL AJFEB
RUCOISAB/USSOCOM
]RIIMI ISS/USSTR/ ,T(.
JET
CONTROLS FER.
SECTION 011:
QQQQ (U) *~~ THIS COMBINISI) MESSAGE
BODY
DATE PUBLICATION: 2646507. SEP I2.
OFFIITT AFB N]I
DEPARTMIENT
lNl ORIVlATIOI REPORT NOT FINALLY EVALUATED INTI ELMGENCE,
COUNTRY NONSTATE ENTITY (U) LIBYA (REY)
SUBJTECT: (U) .14 II7OI,I.OVV SAVE BEN(}HA7.I GROUP
Demonsmnicn
mma INFORMATION: (U) Sop 2012.
CUTOFF (U) Sap
SUMMARY: (U) SEE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, TEXT PARAGRAPH BELOW )_ ~34-
WARNING: (U) II-{IS DI1FORl v/IA JIION REPORT, NOT FINALLY EVALUATED
INTELLIGENCE REPORT CLASSIFIED
TEXT: F.XECUT5IVl SU1/1lVIfJ{Y. Prrygovemmcm
demorrnmrators tum violent against exnemisis and] miI.mas f:4= 0552/DEA/ 206
Bcnghazi area froin September. Ansar Sharia elements
abandoned their bases and protesters assumed control Government and
military officials made multiple appearances television attempting discourage the protesters from resulting violence and clashing
with the militias. 7.1 September 2012. approximately F300
local time Libya, citizens oflienghazi who had participated the
peaceful dernnnstraition earlier dlay the retumrd Kish Square
Beinghezi and took over the Artsur zrl Sharia Brigade camp: located the vicinity the square The compound tferrnt-r regime
compound referred Fadil which Ansar 2:] Shaun occupied their lt! revolution. Protesters where armed and clashes with elements Sharia resulted fourteen wounded. After light initial
resistance, elements Ansar Sharia wiLhr,lrew from the r:m1ii; riuimd
allowing the protesters occupy the nae. Open source reports
indicate four prisoners were found inside the compound. Over the cottrsc: the night M21 September
and into the early morning hours Septemlzer similar events
occurred two other /tnsar Sharia: locations, one the Jalal
huspiurl and one near: the Man Made Water PTOJSCG lrlawar valley,
lioth locations. Ansar Sharia elernetits abandoned their bases and
protesters assumed control. All Arisar Sharia elements Bengliazi
have the city and have retreated Derna. the former Ansar Sharia sites Eenghazi, Libyan Anirted luI:ces Military Police have
secured the facilities apparently replacing the protesters. Protesters also rnovedl against oLn~:r Benghazi
rrnilitia camps uric Rafala Shahati Brigade and possibly February Brigades. One uftthe main goals 0fLl denionstration
(turned aggressive protest) the dissolution all militias and
brigades and either their incorporation into national police
army individuals their complete disbariding. C-overnrnent and tary officials made
multiple appearances television atteinpting discourage the
protesters from resulting violence and clashing with the militias.
Trtc Libyan Arrived lrorces Chiefofstaff, Yuwf((Mangusl i))
appeared national television stating militias such the Rafala Shahati Brigade, the February Brigade and Libyan Shield
Brigades were part otthc lihyairi military and such should not lr.
amt alsn wamecl people the possibility fifth
columnists infiltrating the demonstrations with View creating
further chaos and iristal. President ({l/lagari and Prime elect (t/hu Shagur also made pleas televisinn for
people tci refrain from violence and return their homes. -=L~tCl55?iDlA/ Z07
14=L-=0552/D 208
_v.lN
#9278
NNNN
CLASSHF CAFHOFJ:
ML=Lm 552/D 209
CLASSIFICATION:
mw1 :Loz>E
21m:-ssigss
HEADEIR
RC.71510Z:
110 RH(EIF1)H7VDIAVWASXIJ1NGI()N
RHMFESS/CDR USCENTCU, mum A1-1b H,//I
le!U/l;HAA/CIJRUSEUCUM v/lIH[HNL;ENb
JRJIMFISS/CDR USSOCOM :11 usmmscor
IRUEAEIA/CIA w/xsrmxcmw OTT AFB U1.
RUMPWDC/D) V/Sn 1NGTO
RHEIFDIA/DL/ GTON
RUETIAA/IDIIRNSA GEORGE /F:
RIJJETIAA/DFRNSA IFT GEORGII: MJEADL MD/1
RUZEEAA/HO USAFREFOM STUTTG/sR[
RI-XMFISS/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTG/ .RT GF.
RHMTEISS/HQ USIEUCOM VAKHENGEN
>RU1!iKEC5 )JlNI STAN WASi5J1N( W(7N l.)(T/ _;~
WSSIIJINFJTN
RHEFLGX/SAFE WASHINGTON
RUEKJCS/SECDEIF WASHINGTON DC//
RUEHC/SEC_SV]ATE WASHDCH
RUM]C};A./IJS(VI} )M[ MACf)!lT.L FLA)
M=H_5Q 352J DJlAJ 219
RUCQSAE3/USSOCOML: MAFDILL AFB
RHMMS3/USS1 RN! COM
O!F} Am; N1FF
CONTROLS 4E- ~E1 F#NG 19Fh Ll-rat uccnmcd Bcnghazr September
2012 owcvar, will likely em-zms 2ll run Bcngh
rinlikcly women and clml wzll participasle the event they did Benghazi. The-5 will 73: decidedly more aggressive feel the
derrronstratimi from the outset lliere grcsacr D()l?.:!)l :)li for
violence two main xcnsons.
~l- irsr, the militias Tripoli are disciplined tlhosc
Benghazi, number ofmilitias lnpoli are ferrricd the
revolution and consist thugs and criminal l(3lT lih. This one the reasons. the general papuluce rircd them and wants them disbarid. second factor uencing volariliry grcarsr pcutcmial for
(lie pmrcst inllumccd varieus LBEEUPS4 Bengiiazi, 3SICllrl]1gtl1 demmrsrratmn. demonstrators were typical
Bernrglrazi crrizens wilh othur agenda vlhann rrucrcasc their
collcciivc securilly and force rh: govzmmem step and
something, Tripoli rloes not have like sarnc lmmogcnccus There
C0l!CLll1 that furrnur regime clrsmerivs, rival militias and men
government clerrrems could try and exploit the event (:1 same old
:cnrcr.. gain the illpi_pCY rd, nrjust creme unrest for llrc saikc
insrability #94. rwcmmerrr Faciliiics Not Necessarily Safe
Begighazi, lire primary iargets the protesters were camps
and basrts. Tripoli. reccm l.IlSiiTdll(W wiilr the govern ems lack
ofaction anul missteps nrzmifestcd themselves cl;nslii::, bezwccn
civilians and the gnverrimem, Scpcembcr, violence took place
oursidc National (ienarail Con-gruss Rupcris arc mixed
whether nhis lracl with SSC personnel reccmly injured the
south other complimems. Govemmenr cials wen: Crlllcl/.
bvrrrg agents America. l.ib_v:m Mufti well respected
Lilayams. l-ls receives salary ofnine thousand dinars (roughly cighl
Ml~l.=@552/Dl/ 212
thousand USD) month fmnn the govcmmenft and consequently seen pugipct. His comments last night ail Waualnia added this
pcirccpdon. further degraded his credibility the general
Libyan populace over the pasu months issuing against
voting foi Mahmoud Jabril which subsequently rescinded
announcing nhc scan Ramadan well the nmmal time, putting:
prcssurc Libymns sczamb preparation.
M~L~ 552/ 213
#184
NNNN
CLASSIFICAI ION:
u4-~L ~@552/ 214
LASSIFICATHON.
JRHMFISS/CDR USCENTCO ,XlLJL AFB FL/
RUZKLIIA/VCDJR USEUCOIVHA /A.UHUNG]EN GE/
RHMFISS/CDR USSOCOM AER
KUZFMXII/CDR USTRANSCOM
RUEAEIA/CHA WASIHIINGTO.
xuu>wn>c/n>7 A.mM;1 mic
xuvvnr/vuux wasmwowow Dc/
RUETIA/VDERNSA GEORGE- MI:~1AD MD/i
RUEIIAA/JDIIRNSA GEORGE MTEADIE MD/
RUZEFAA/HO USAFRICOM SHJI1FGART
RHMFISS/HQ USAFRICOM SJUTTGART WMIFISS/I USEUCUMI YAHHINGEN GJE
RULEKJCS/JOINT START WASHINGTON DC/,
R1-zu-I}x7.A/NAn 1oN. stcumn COUNCIL WASTHNCCION
RnF.FLd>?/sArh VVASHINGTUN
KUILKJLS/SECJDEIF WASHINGTON
RUEIIC/srcsmm wasmnc
4~L 0552/DHA/ OFIFUTT AFB
CONTROLS
spmwow
QQQQ
SERIAL. (U) THIS COMBINED MESSAGE
ROTTV
DATE PUBLIC/(HON: 2816012 SEP ll.
D}; ARTMENT DEFENSE
lNFOR[/LATJION REPORT. NOT FINALLY EVALUATED FNTF,E,].lGENC T..
COUNTJRY DIR NONSTATIE ENTITY: (U) LKBYA (LBY)
SUBJl;Cl: (U) GOVERNMENT SSC FORCES CLASH WITH
former Irv-glima: ulcmumm Shaaii 20-21 September 2012
DATE RVFORJWATXON: (U) Sep 2012
CUTU11-lomr, NOT FINALLY EVALUATED
INTELLEGILNCIE. RJEPORT CLASSIFIED %%R
:I>3[IlDlllS, hit
the facility hard for limited amour-1 titm: and thcri quickly
disappeared, Mangush explained the investigation has
learned lot information and lead iiivcstigaiioi has C/
RUEHC/DIEFI STAZIIi WASHINGTON DC/E
RHEIFDIA/DIA WASHING ION
RU1lI)IBI/I- WASHINGTON
RHIMFISS/FBI WASHINGTON
IRUEKJCS/JOINT STAJFII WASHlNGIFOI~J DC-
u%uxAAA/1~ L,;xwAvy Lima WASHINGTON
IRLIEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC!
JRUIBHC/SECSTATE W./SIIINGzl ()N
RUIVIICEA/USCENTCOM ;CIF,I~I MACDILI. AFB I7I_/
IRUMICEA/USCITNTCOM IVIACDILL AFB
>RUZ(ISR/I. ITQO ,DII_I.AH-$I< L/I
CONTROLS
SECTION
QQQQ
sum: wn_jn THIS COMBINED MESSAGE
I4=iL=0552/DNA/I 28*/ DEPART (Mr
lNFORMA1lION REPORT. NOT LFIKNIALJLY EVALIJATED FNTEILLIGENCE
COUNTRY: (U) IRAQ (IIRQ).
DOI: (U) 20120730.
M=L=U552 HA/ 1288
THE GENFRAI. IUATION INTERNALIY. EVFNTS {TAKING CLEAR SECTARI/N DIRIECTION. THE SALAFIST. TIIIE MUSLIM RROTHIERIIOOD, AND AQI ARE THE MAJOR FORCES
DRIVING TI-IE INSURGENCY SVIRIA. THE WEST, GULF COUNTRIESI AND TURIQEY SUP?O.RT TIIE OPPOSITION. WHILE
RUSSIA. CHINA AND IRAN SUPPORT THE REGIMF. THE REGIMES PRIORITY CONCENIRATE ITS PRES ENCE AREAS
ALONG THE COAST (TARTUS, AND JFAKIA); HOWEVER, HAS NOT ABANDONED
I-IOIVIS BECAUSE CONTROLS II-IE 1/IA.IOR1I ANSI OI-UTA ION ROI.I1ES SYRIA.
TI-IE REGIME DIECI %SI ITS CONCENTRATION AREAS ADJ/ICEN IIl; IRAQI
BORDERS (AL I-IASAW ANI) DER XOR). G3;AL QAEIDA IRAQ (AQT) AQI FAMILIAR VI/ITJH SYRIA AQI TIIAIHVILD SYRIA THEN
INFILTRATED INTO IRAQ,
I3, AQI SUPPORTFD THE SYRIAN OPPOSITION JFIRUIVI IH]E EINNING, BOTH
IDEOLOGICA {OUGH THE MEDIA. AQI DECLARIEI3 ITS OPJPOSWION
ASSADS GOVERNMENT /CAIISJE CONSIDERED SIECTARIAN RILGIMIE.
TARGEIING SUNNIS, AQI CONDUCT NUMBER OJF DPER/HIONS /ElR.rI. SYRIAN CITIES
IINDER THE NAME JAISH IKIUSRA (VICTORIOUS ARIVIY), CINE (II7
AE*FILIAIIES.
I). AQI. THIROUGII THE ESMAN THE ISLAMIC STAH3 IRAQ (ISI), ABU
MUI-iAM1VI. I. ADNANI. DECLAREI) THE SYRIAN REGIME THE SPEARHIEAD
NI-IAT RUWAFDII (FOREJFRONT 0]? THE SHIITES) BECAUSE ITS (THE SYRIAN Rt,(jI1/IE) DECLAR.ATION ()1? WAR THE SUNNIS
ADDITIONA HIE CALLING TIIE SUNNIS IRAQ, HS}- CI/I.I,Y THE RIBES THE BORDER REGIONS (EETIVI/IZ{N IRAQ AND SYRIA), WAGE WAR
AGAIUVST THE SYRIAN REGIME. REG/1RDIIIG SYRIA INFIDEI. REGIME FOR
ITS SUPPORT THE INI- IDIEI, PARTV IIEZBOILLAII, AND OTHER REGIMES
MwL:Q552LDJA./_2L89
CONSIDEIRS DISSENTI LII. IRAN AND IRAQ, AQI CONSIDERS THF. INNI ISSUE IRAQ FATF.}7UI,LV. CONNECTFEI7
QIINNI AND MII I.IMI$
/.4. {Q} THE BORDERS. II-I13 EORIJERS B151 WEEN SYRIA AND IIIRAQ SIREI CI-I APPROXIMUXTEILY )I)I{M
WITII COMPLI}{ TER .AIN CONSISTING VAST DESER I/IOUNIAIN RANGES
(SINIAR MOUNTAINS}, JOINT RIVERS (FLOWING BOTH SIDES). AND
AGRlI. UI.IURAI. ILANDS.
I-I. IRAQ l)IRECTI,! NEIGHBORS THE SYRIAN PRI.)4 INCIiS HAS/ AND DER
ZUIR, WELL. (SYRIAN) CI[ AIDJACENI TIIE IRAQI BORDER. TIIE LAND BOTH SIIIIRS I3.F.TWF_EN IRAQ AND SYRIA VAST DESERT
PUNCTUATED V/.LLEYS, AND LACKS TRAI ,SIORTATION ROUTES, WITH THE
EXCEPTION TI-IE INTBRIIAI[ONAL HIGHWAY AND SOME MAJOR CITIES THIS UI.AIION LIVING TIIE BORDER: POPULATION LIVING TI-IF BORDER HAS SOCIAI. TREBA]L STYLE.
WIIICII BOUND STRONG TRIE/ AND IFAMILIAI. MARITAL TIES.
IS, THEIR SECTARJAN AFFILIATION UNITES THE TWO SIDIES WIIEN EVENTS
II.API THE REGION AQI HAD MAJOR POCKETS ANI) BASES IBOTI-I SIDES THE BCRIJIER
FACII_lI AIE THIZ FLOW /IAI I;IRIEI_ AND RECRUITS. TIIERIE WAS RIEGRESSION AQI THE WI:SII:RN PROVINCES IRAQ
DURING THE YEARS 2005 AND ZGIO; IOWI:VI:R, /LI J.I RISIE THE
INSURGI-LNCY II SYRIA IrIF, RELIGIOUS AND TRIBAL POWERS THE REGIONS
BEGAN SYIVIF/IHI SEC III .IIIG THIS ISYMI sTIIv)
APPIEARED FRIDAY PRAYER SIERMONS. WIIICH CAILLEJD FOR VOLUNTEERS
SIII PORI THIE SUNNI SYRIA, (G) TI-II? SITIIATION THE IRAQI AND SYRIAN BORDER THREE BORDER BDES ARE SUFFI( .IENII10 CONTROL THE BORDERS DURING
PEACE TIME FOR OBSERVATION DUTIES AND JENT SMIJCGLING AND
INFII.TRAIIOI PREVIOUS YEARS MAJORITY /QI FIGHTERS ENI
PR_IMAR.II_Y VI/S. TIIF. SYRIAN BORDER. 65? THE I7U URIF. ASSUMPTIONS TIIIE CRISIS. HIi RECvIl /II-L WILL SUI- (VIVE AND HAVE CONTROL /F/IR SYRIA IOR
I4~L~@552/DIA/ 290 DEVELOPMENT THE CURRENT EVENTS I.NI R(_)){ WAR: WITII SUPTORT
FROM RUSSIA, CHINA, ANTI IRAN. THE REGIME CONTROLLING THE AREAS
INFLUENCE ALONG COASTAL TERRITORIES (1AI=1TlJS AND LATAKJA), AND
FIEKC-ELY IIPEJFIENDING HOMS. WI-IICII CONSIDERED TIIIL LII/IARY
TRANSPORTATION ROUTE RI/. TI-IE. (.VIIrII:R HAND, OPPOSITION FORCES
ARE TRYING CONTROL TIIE EASTEILN AREAS (}IASA]. AND DER ZOR),
ADJACENT THE WESTERN IRAQI PROVINCES (MOSUL AND ANIBAR),
ADDITION NEIGIJIBORING TURKISIH BORDE ESTEI-LN COUNTRIES, THF. GULF
STATILS AND TURKIEY ARE SUITORTING TIIESL .1. OIRTS. TIIIS IIYPOTIIESIS
MOST LIKELY ACCORDANCE WITH TIIL, DATA TROM ILZCENT EVENTS, WIIICI-I
WILL HELP PREPARE SAFE HAVENS UNDER INTEIENATIOIVAI. SHEIIIL5I{ING, SIMILAR VVI-IATTRANSPIRED LIIBYA WIIEN BENUIIAZ1 WAS CHOSEN COMMAND NTIiR OI? TIIJE TEMPORARY GOVERNMENT (6) TH}: F1FECIS IRAQ :11 039 FORCES
RETJREATED FROM THE BORDER AND THE OSITlON EORC (SYRIAN FREE
ARMY) TOOK OVER THE POSTS AND RAISED TIIEIR FLAG. THE LRAQI BORDER
GUARD FORCES IFACING BORDER WITH SYRIA THAT NOT GUAIRDED
OFFICIAL LEMENl WIIICII PRESENTS DANGERUIIS AND SERIOUS TI-IRIEAT. HI: (7JPI()SITJOJI FORCES WILL TRY USE IRAQI TERRITORY
SAIFI7. HAVEN FOR ITS FORCES TAKING AIL7VA.NTAC-E THE SYMPATIIY TIIE
IRAQI BORDER POPULATION. EANWIIILE TRYING RIECIRUIT FIG-IITERS AND RAIN TIIEM THE IRAQI SIDE, ADDITION ILARBORING R.EIUGEIES
(SYRIA) THE SITUATION UNR./ /IELS TIIERI3 POSSIBILITY ESTAJBLISHING JDECLARED UNDECLARED SALAJFIST IWJNCIPALI EASTERN SYN./K
(HASAKA AND DER ZOR), AND TEIIS EXACTLY THE SUI ()RTING I0WERS THE OPPOSITION WAN ORDER ISOLATE TILE SYRIAN REGIME, WI-IICI-I CONSIDERED THE STRATEGIC DI:I II-I THE SI-IIA EXJPANSION {IRAQ AND
IRAN). THE DETIERIORATION THE SITUATION I-IAS DIR!-.7 CONSEQUENCES THE
IRAQI SITUATION ARF. I~0l,I.OWS. -1. THIS CRIEATES TIIE IDEAL ATMOSII- EF.RF. ()I{ AQI RETURN ITS OLD
IPOCICETS MOSUI, AND RAIVIADI, AND WILL PROVIDE RENIEWIEI) MOI/IFNTUM
LINDEI( TIIEZ IMP OI? UNIFYINO TI. IIHIAD AMONG SUNNI IRAQ ANID
SYRIA, AND THE REST THE SUNNIS TII WORLD AGAINST WHAT
CONSIDERS ONE EIJEMY,THI1 DlSSEN1.5R.S ISI COULD ALSO DECLARE
ISLAMIC STATE TIIIROUGI-I ITS UNION WITH OTHER lI:I< .RORIST ORGANIZATIONS
IRAQ AND SYRIA, WHI(I~I WILL CRJEATIE GRAVE DANGER REGAJRDS LINIFYING
IRAQ AM) THE PROIIZCTI()N OI: ITS I:JRRI IORY.
I4=L=U55;2LT1IAI QJI THE RDNEWING AC![LI AlION TIERROIRISI ELEMENTS FROM ALL OVER
THE ARAB WORLD ENTERING INJlO IRAQI ARENA.
x:. .s:g4,4
M~L_=0552/I/~/ 292 @I<
#3497
NNN.I
CLASSIFICATION: L-= 552/HA/ 293
CLASSIFICATION: SEERJE-1?
ENVELOPE SS8SS
HEADER
ROMSXIZJUN v;_ _,~
_L(:1_1I_{K_I_:_El_-:i_)_IA/DHA wAs; nNGToNijc ~-J
RHMFISS/CDIR USSOCOM LLAFR FL/
_R.LL7..EM 1miI .Il?.AJJ.SI QMH SCOTTAFB
RHM1 S/CIDIR USCENTCO .B.C ILL AJFB FU?
RUZYEHAA/CUR USEUCOW VAIHJINGEJ;
RUEVFWDC/IDA WASTPIIR(.u>1TPNTD
RHEFDiA/DIA WASHITNGTON
RUEIIAA/DHRNSA GEORGE MEADE MD/
]RUETHAAfD![RNSA GEORGE MEADF. MD/
RUZEFAA/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGART GP.
RHMIFISS/HQ USA} TOM STUTTGF VAUHINL 1*.
R111 (CS/JOINT ST/JFF WASIIINGTON Utr
_BJ.U3HAA/3/N/JFI()NAL SEEURFTV CUUNCH. WTASHINGTOT
JRUEKJCS/SIECDIEF WASHINGTONDC//H
RUMICF.A/ll5 (1n-:b{TCOM
MACDKILL ELF 4:lL 5:o?/DJLAL294
IRUCQSAB/ SSOCOM
KLUJMELSSHJSSLL
CONTROLS
Qdo
lgg niu gnu
OFFTU NE/
saw:
BODY
DEJPAIRTMENT DEFENSE
INFORM/- (HON REPOR VF, N()J FINALLY EV/9