Libyan Rebel Forces Say They Captured Strategic Sirte

Eastern forces, led by Khalifa Haftar, say they have capture of the coastal city of Sirte, previously controlled by the Tripoli government. The news comes a day after Turkey deployed troops in support of Tripoli.

  • Libya:  Haftar's Forces Capture Strategic Sirte

    Deutsche Welle, 7 January 2020

    Eastern forces, led by Khalifa Haftar, have announced the capture of the coastal city of Sirte, previously controlled by the Tripoli government. The news comes a day after Turkey… Read more »

items of unexploded Sirte, Libya (file photo).

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