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Forces loyal to Libya's unity government have been pushing against ISIL militants outside the city of Sirte. Armed forces have for days now been trying to retake the city. And Libya says it's forces are making progress. That's despite a report by the Unit
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Libyan forces say they have taken control of one of the last districts in central Sirte occupied by Islamic State fighters. After the Forces secured key sites south of central Sirte last week, fighting moved into neighbourhood Number 2, which the brigades
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After significant success in their push to liberate Sirte last week, Libyan forces have continued their onslaught against ISIL. They've seized the city's main mosque and a jail previously run by the militants. Susan Mwongeli reports.
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Forces loyal to Libya's unity government are in a final push against ISIL militants in the city of Sirte. The Libyan troops have been making a series of discoveries in the city. That includes a hoard of stolen jewellery, suitcases stuffed with cash, and a
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Forces loyal to Libya's government are close to liberating Sirte city from ISIL fighters. The militants are holed up in two tiny areas in the centre of the city. But the battles have been fierce. 18 pro-government fighters have been killed in the latest c
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An offensive on the ISIL stronghold of Sirte, Libya on Sunday has left dozens of fighters killed. At least 34 soldiers are dead and more than 180 wounded. Leslie Mirungu has more on that story.
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Libyan pro-government forces have advanced into another area in the coastal city of Sirte, in their battle to liberate it from ISIL militants. On Thursday, they advanced into Sirte's neighborhood 650, reclaiming several buildings from the militants' contr
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The fight to clear out ISIL militants from the city of Sirte is intensifying. This week, forces loyal to the Libyan government advanced once more on the last remaining hideouts of ISIL in the city. Leslie Mirungu with more.
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After months of fighting, Libyan forces say they've seized the port city of Sirte from ISIL. The last remaining fighters reportedly surrendered and fled their former stronghold on Monday. CCTV's Clementine Logan has more