Libyan forces continue offensive against IS in Sirte
Libya: GNA troops launch final offensive against IS in Sirte
Libya: GNA troops continue offensive against IS in Sirte
Libya offensive: US launches airstrikes on Islamic State militants in Sirte
The Battle of Sirte (2016) refers to the battle that started in the spring of 2016, in the region of Sirte, Libya, between the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and the forces of the Government of National Accord (GNA) backed by United States of America. ISIL forces had captured Sirte one year earlier, during the previous battle.