Three ISIS fighters surrender as clashes persist in Derna
Derna’s Shura Council – a coalition of former rebels – said that three members of the so-called Islamic State including a high-level commander have surrendered today.
“The process was done after two days of negotiations to guarantee their safety,” A source familiar with the negotiations said.
ISIS fighters have been largely driven out of the city of Derna, however they use the high mountains in the eastern coast as a base for their operations.
How to submit an Op-Ed: Libyan Express accepts opinion articles on a wide range of topics. Submissions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include ‘Op-Ed’ in the subject line.
- Erdogan to expel 10 Western ambassadors - October 24, 2021
- CLF party accuses Hezbollah over taking government hostage - October 24, 2021
- Kais Saied promises to launch ‘national dialogue’ in Tunisia - October 24, 2021