Sirte on alert after ISIS movements detected

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Sirte on alert after ISIS movements detected

July 01, 2018 - 12:07
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Security Force of Sirte announced Saturday a state of alert after receiving information about suspicious movements of ISIS fugitives in the southern part of the city.

The spokesman for the force, Taha Hadid, said that the force conducted patrols Saturday in the south of Sirte and set up checkpoints in most areas around the city in anticipation of any emergency.

He pointed out that ISIS movements were mostly detected in the valleys of south Sirte according to the information they have received, noting that the security situation inside the city is stable.