Posted February 22, 2019 12:00 am by Comments

By Robert Young Pelton

Author Robert Young Pelton, relaxing with al Bunyan Marsous militia fighters in between clearing buildings in District 3. The sea front area was the last ISIS hold out in Sirte.

Author Robert Young Pelton, relaxing with al Bunyan Marsous militia fighters in between clearing buildings in District 3. The sea front area was the last ISIS hold out in Sirte.This article originally appeared in RECOIL Issue 41 My driver moves slowly through the blasted empty streets of Sirte, Libya. Here, in this once prosperous coast town, home to Gaddafi and now ISIS, it’s difficult to tell friend from foe. Bullet-pocked and bomb-shattered buildings seem empty. Clusters of fighters in plain-clothes wave while armored bulldozers roar by. As we creep… more …Read the Rest

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