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Libya: GNA affiliated forces continue to advance on IS positions in Sirte00:47

Libya: GNA affiliated forces continue to advance on IS positions in Sirte

Libya, Sirte
June 10, 2016 at 00:10 GMT +00:00 · Published

Libyan security forces loyal to the new Government of National Accord (GNA) took positions from the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), in and around the coastal town of Sirte, on Thursday.

The GNA-affiliated forces are reportedly confident that they can take control of the city, a strategic stronghold for the Islamic State, within the next few days.

Libya: GNA affiliated forces continue to advance on IS positions in Sirte00:47
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Libyan security forces loyal to the new Government of National Accord (GNA) took positions from the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), in and around the coastal town of Sirte, on Thursday.

The GNA-affiliated forces are reportedly confident that they can take control of the city, a strategic stronghold for the Islamic State, within the next few days.