Trump Thinks ISIS Is 'Making Millions' From Oil In Libya. It's Not
Trump claimed in a foreign policy speech that ISIS is "making millions" from selling Libyan oil. Problem is, ISIS doesn't control any Libyan oil.By Jake Godin | April 27, 2016
"And now, ISIS is making millions and millions a week selling Libya oil," Donald Trump said during a foreign policy speech.
Sorry, Donald: as much as ISIS probably wishes this were true, it simply isn't.
Sure, it's true that ISIS has a foothold in Libya. It's been able to take advantage of the country's civil war and controls the central city of Sirte.