Misrata

Western Libyan Forces Prepare Attack on Daesh Stronghold

By Ahmed Elumami MISRATA, Libya, May 12 – Forces in western Libya are preparing to advance on the city of Sirte, seized by Daesh last year, their spokesman said, pushing ahead with plans for a counter-attack after the Islamists made territorial gains in the last week. The fighters based in the city of Misrata would like international

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Italy Evacuates 15 Libyans Wounded in Bomb Attack

ROME, Jan 11 – Italy evacuated 15 Libyans on Monday for medical treatment after they were wounded in last week’s truck bomb attack against a police training center, the Italian government said. At dawn, Italy sent a C-130 transport plane to the port city of Misrata to take the wounded to a military hospital in

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