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Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous arrests IS leader



The spokesperson of the Operation “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous”, Mohamed Al-Ghasry, confirmed, on Monday, that they arrested one of the leaders of the Islamic State in the city of Sirte while he was trying to escape through the seaside axis.

Al-Ghasry said, in a press conference, that the forces of “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” managed to catch one of the IS leaders, expressing that fighting against the terrorist group unified all of the Libyans.

Al-Ghasry pointed that any help from the International Community to fight the IS is coming through cooperation with the Operation of “Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous” room and the Presidential Council (PC) of the Government of National Accord (GNA).

He also clarified that the recent attacks against the IS are under cooperation between the Libyan State and the US to defeat this terrorist group.