Over 4,000 rebels killed or wounded in Sirte in fight against IS

Author : Mircea Birca | Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Posted in category Africa, Africa News, Eurasia, Eurasia News
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Libyan rebels engaged in the military campaign against ISIS in Sirte have registered over 4,000 deaths or injuries since the beginning of May, medical sources said Tuesday.

“713 militants have been killed and 3,210 injured in Sirte,” said the spokesman for the central hospital in Misurata, Akram Kaliouan, cited by the website Alwasat.

The campaign by the rebels loyal to the government of national accord to liberate the coastal city began on May 12.

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