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Bunkers and booby traps as IS makes a stand in Libya

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Sheltering in tunnels, improvised bunkers and rooms fortified by sand-filled fridges, Islamic State is holding out in the Libyan city of Sirte,...

Twenty villages fall in first day of battle for Mosul –...

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Armed forces closing in on Mosul said on Tuesday they secured some 20 villages on the outskirts of the city in the...

Libya forces battle IS snipers for streets of Sirte

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Libyan forces made a fresh push to capture ground from Islamic State militants besieged in the centre of their former North African...

Sirte battle risks widening Libyan political splits

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When Western officials cajoled Libya's warring factions to support a unity government this year, they said it was a chance for rival...

The lessons to be learnt from the Battle in Bangui

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While the heroism of the South African National Defence Force troops that fought in the Central African Republic (CAR) cannot be denied,...

Die-hard Gaddafi loyalists in last ditch Libya battle

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Fighters loyal to Muammar Gaddafi fought a last-ditch battle in an ever shrinking pocket of resistance in the ousted leader's hometown Sirte. National...

Interim PM warns Libya battle not over

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The man tasked with running the new Libya reminded his forces that the war was not yet over as the latest deadline...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...