Three IS gunmen were killed Tuesday as their car passed on a land mine in Al-Fatayeh district, eastern Derna.

Media sources from Derna explained that those mines were planted by IS group in an attempt to prevent Derna Shura Council revolutionaries from advancing toward the district.

Meanwhile, three months passed now and Derna's Al-Fatayeh is still under armed clashes between IS millitants on one hand and Derna Shura Council revolutionaries and the backup brigades from Al-Bayda, Tobruk and Martuba on the other hand.