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US Launched 270 Airstrikes Against ISIS in Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) On Tuesday, the US airstrike campaign called Operation Odyssey Lightning launched nine air strikes on ISIS targets in Sirte raising the total number of airstrikes since the beginning of the campaign to 270. On Friday, US military jets launched 10 airstrikes in addition to 41 …

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US Airstrikes Lead Libyan Forces to Last ISIS Holdout

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libyan brigades backed by US airstrikes are nearing their final day in their battle against ISIS whose fighters are attempting to hold onto the last districts that they control in central Sirte, said US Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Wednesday. According to Carter, Libyan fighters …

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