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ISIL kills at least 11 Libyan fighters near Sirte
4 Jun 2016
At least 11 Libyan fighters have been killed in battles with fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) near the city of Sirte. Forces loyal to the government in Tripoli say they are making gains but ISIL denies it is losing ground.
ISIL bombs 'kill more than 100' in Assad strongholds
23 May 2016
A string of car bombs and suicide attacks reported in several parts of Syria's Latakia province.
ISIL advances in Libya’s Misrata
9 May 2016
ISIL advances in Libya’s Misrata In a wave of attacks ISIL fighters have captured five villages between the cities of Sirte and Misrata.
Obama approves sending extra special operation forces to Syria
26 Apr 2016
The US is boosting its presence in Syria by sending 250 more military personnel to help fight ISIL. The new deployment will bring the total number of special operation forces to 300.
Militia runs checkpoints in Misrata to confront ISIL
24 Apr 2016
Libya continues to face threats from ISIL and the militias that are fighting among themselves. As the situation worsens, people fear for their security.