UPDATE 1-Islamic State militants kill 10 pro-Tripoli fighters in central Libya

March 18, 2015 10:32 PM

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* Fighting in and around Sirte has pushed residents to flee city (Adds funeral, fighting in Benghazi)

TRIPOLI/MISRATA, Libya, March 18 (Reuters) - Ten fighters loyal to the self-proclaimed government that controls Tripoli were killed by Islamic State militants in central Libya on Wednesday, as the Islamists spread their reach in the divided country.

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