Photo Gallery: Islamic State in North Africa 11/18/2014
 Several local extremist groups in North Africa are joining forces with Islamic...
AFP

Several local extremist groups in North Africa are joining forces with Islamic State. This image purports to show militants from the Libyan group Ansar al-Sharia fighting outside of Benghazi. One part of the group, based in the eastern Libyan city of Darna, has joined Islamic State while the part based in Benghazi has not.