Eight Islamic State, IS, militants were killed in Alfta’eh axis in Derna city after attempting an attack on a joint force of rebels and military personnel.
The joint forces from Al-Baida and Derna cities and Shura Council of Derna Revolutionaries damaged a car of the group and seized arms and ammunition. An IS affiliate blew himself up.
Last Sunday, IS killed Colonel Mohamed Bo-Gafeer in an attack on a battalion affiliated to him, East Derna. Colonel Saleh Sahd was killed in the attack too.