Pro-government forces retake west Libya town

November 24, 2014 5:43 PM

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Pro-government forces retake west Libya town

Tripoli - Fighters loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government have seized control of the key western town of Kekla after more than 40 days of clashes with Islamists, both sides said on Monday.

A diverse coalition of mainly Islamist militias drove fighters allied with the government from Tripoli in August, after weeks of fighting that killed more than 100 people.

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