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UN experts: Up to 3,000 Islamic State fighters in Libya

UN experts: Up to 3,000 Islamic State fighters in Libya

The Islamic State group has between 2,000 and 3,000 fighters in Libya and has demonstrated its intention to control more territory in the strategically located North African country — but it is only one player among multiple warring factions, United Nations experts said in a report Tuesday.

The experts monitoring U.N. sanctions against al-Qaida and spinoff groups…

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