Forces edge closer to IS stronghold

TRIPOLI – Forces aligned with Libya’s new unity government advanced on the eastern and southern outskirts of the Islamic State stronghold of Sirte yesterday, taking control of at least one military camp, security sources said. The brigades, who are based in the western city of Misrata, launched their counter-offensive against Islamic State last month, pushing […]

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