IS tries to break siege in Libya's Sirte

19 June 2016, 08:33 UTC

Tripoli (AFP) - The Islamic State group tried Sunday to break a siege on their last holdouts in Sirte but were pushed back by fighters allied to Libya's unity government, a spokesman said. IS fighters have been pinned down in parts of Sirte since forces allied to the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) launched an operation to dislodge ...

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