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  1. U.S.-backed militias in Libya claim to retake Islamic State-held stronghold of SirteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | The Wave

    CAIRO Pro-government Libyan militias backed by the United States said Wednesday that they had seized Islamic State's last stronghold in the country, in the seaside city of Sirte. If confirmed, the capture would be a severe blow to the militant organization's expansion into North Africa.

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  2. Pentagon: "No endpoint" to US airstrikes in Libya, pace set by Libyian governmentRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2016 | Fox News

    The Pentagon said Monday that a new round of airstrikes against ISIS in Libya today are being conducted at the request of the Libyan government, and the Libyans will tell the US military when to conduct airstrikes going forward. "They'll be determining the pace and the success of this campaign," said Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook in a press briefing Monday.

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  3. UN Greenlights EU Operation Against Libya Arms SmugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Voice of America

    A ship believed to be carrying three containers of weapons is docked at a Lebanese navy base, in Beirut, Lebanon, April 28, 2012. The ship came from Libya via Egypt, and then to the port of the Lebanese north city of Tripoli on its way to Syria, according to Lebanon's state-run National News Agency.

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  4. ISIS militants in Libya doubled in number in 2015: U.S. IntelligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Big News Network.com

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  5. a U.S. Strike Against an Isis Target in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Atlantic

    U.S. airstrikes in Libya have reportedly targeted a Tunisian ISIS commander, multiple news organizations are reporting, citing U.S. officials. The airstrikes, which reportedly were carried out early Friday near the town of Sabratha, about 50 miles west of Tripoli, the capital, come as the White House is considering military action against ISIS, which has made significant recent gains in Libya.

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  6. US strikes ISIS camp in Libya, killing more than 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    American warplanes struck an Islamic State camp in Libya early Friday, targeting a senior Tunisian operative linked to two major terrorist attacks in Tunisia last year. The operative, Noureddine Chouchane, was most likely killed in the strike, according to the Pentagon.

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  7. Pentagon seeks funding for Libya, Africa military operationsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    The Pentagon is seeking $200 million in the 2017 budget for counterterrorism operations in Libya and other portions of North and West Africa, but Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday that Libyans must take the lead in eliminating the Islamic State threat in their country. The new funding provides the first concrete indication of what the U.S. military may do to battle the threat, including expanded drone and surveillance flights, strikes and other operations.

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  8. Pentagon seeks funding for Libya, Africa military operationsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The Pentagon is seeking $200 million in the 2017 budget for counterterrorism operations in Libya and other portions of North and West Africa, but Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday that Libyans must take the lead in eliminating the Islamic State threat in their country. The new funding provides the first concrete indication of what the U.S. military may do to battle the threat, including expanded drone and surveillance flights, strikes and other operations.

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  9. US struggling to build anti-Islamic State strategy in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Newsday

    The Obama administration is struggling to find the right mix of military and diplomatic moves to stop the Islamic State in Libya, where the extremist group has taken advantage of the political chaos in the country to gain a foothold with worrying implications for the U.S. and Europe -- particularly Italy, just 300 miles away. U.S. officials have publicly warned of the risks of Libya becoming the next Syria, where the Islamic State flourished amid civil war and spread into Iraq.

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  10. U.S. attention on ISIS threat in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | NWAonline

    White House press secretary Josh Earnest speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Earnest discussed that the number of Islamic State group fighters has dropped in Iraq and Syria, but is rising in Libya, and other topics.

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    Feb 5, 2016 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The Obama administration is struggling to find the right mix of military and diplomatic moves to stop the Islamic State in Libya, where the extremist group has taken advantage of the political chaos in the country to gain a foothold with worrying implications for the U.S. and Europe - particularly Italy, just 300 miles away. U.S. officials have publicly warned of the risks of Libya becoming the next Syria, where the Islamic State flourished amid civil war and spread into Iraq.

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  12. US-Russian vanguard in Libya for war on ISISRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | Debka

    President Barack Obama resolved earlier this month, much to the surprise of Washington insiders, to open a third anti-terror front in Libya to eradicate the Islamic Front's tightening grip on the country. This top-secret decision was first revealed by DEBKA Weekly 692 on Jan. 1. While collaborating with Russia in the Syrian arena, and with the Iranians and the Iraqi army and Sunnis in Iraq, Obama took his close aides by surprise by another decision to lead the Libya campaign again in conjunction with Russia, as well as with concerned Western Europe allies.

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  13. What Michael Bay's '13 Hours' Reveals About the Benghazi AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    Guns for hire Pablo Schreiber as Kris 'Tanto' Paronto, John Krasinski as Jack Silva and David Denman as Dave 'Boon' Benton in 13 Hours. Director Michael Bay's " 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi " is a dramatic recounting of the half-dozen CIA security contractors who responded to the Sept.

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  14. Sickening footage shows ISIS executioners 'beheading two men...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    A video has purportedly been released by ISIS showing two men accused of 'sorcery' being beheaded in front of a large crowd in Libya . In the video, two men wearing orange jumpsuits and blindfolds are stood in the centre of the crowds and forced to kneel.

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  15. Pentagon confirms US airstrikes killed head of ISIS in Libya and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Daily Mail

    The moment America clutched a killer to its breast: Terrorist wife pictured as she presented herself at immigration in the country she hated - 16 months before she and husband gunned down 14 Could you imagine FDR saying, 'We were attacked yesterday on Pearl Harbor.

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