US vows to continue operations against ISIS in Libya to deny them safe haven in the region

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US vows to continue operations against ISIS in Libya to deny them safe haven in the region

November 16, 2019 - 12:48
Written by: SafaAlharathy

US Defence Secretary, Mark Esper has said that the airstrikes carried out by AFRICOM against ISIS in Libya last September have killed one-third of ISIS fighters.

In a press statement Wednesday, in Seoul, Esper said that his country attaches importance to the fight against terrorism in Libya, confirming that the US will continue its operations to curb the expansion of the organization in the region, according to the American Times newspaper.