LIBYAPROSPECT – Misrata
The forces of the Operation “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” affiliated to the Government of National Accord (GNA) announced that they controlled the biggest manufacturer of explosives in the city of Sirte, after heavy battles with the Islamic State (IS).
The Operation “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” clarified, in a statement, that its forces the control on what so-called the Administration of Booby-Trapping and Manufacturing of the IS in Sirte. The place is the biggest center specialized in producing this kind of explosives.
The statement added that the manufacturer is located in the district “Dollar,” in the south of the city. It confirmed that it controlled the place after the latest advances in the city, but haven’t mentioned the date of the attack.
From his side, the member of the Media center of the Operation “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous”, Reda Essa, said that the forces occupied the place on Saturday.
On its Facebook page, the media center of the Special Military Operation of Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous has published photos show the rooms inside the location containing shells, wires, in telephones, as well as other materials.
Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous announced on Thursday that it had made progress on several fronts in Sirte following artillery and aviation attacks on the IS, which resulted killing 25 of IS elements.