UN-backed government forces say they have taken complete control of Ouagadougou complex, ISIL headquarters in the city.
- 11 June, 2016 Libyan forces 'retake port' in ISIL bastion of Sirte Internationally backed government says it controls both the port and the airport in ISIL's stronghold in Libya.
- 3 September, 2016 Libyan forces attack 'last ISIL positions' in Sirte At least ten fighters loyal to the government were killed and 60 wounded in Saturday's clashes in the coastal city.
- 3 May, 2016 Syria's civil war: Efforts intensify to protect Aleppo Hundreds killed in recent days as rebels and government forces battle for control of northern city and its outskirts.Powered by WPeMatico
- 29 May, 2016 Fallujah: Iraqi forces 'closing in' on ISIL-held city Iraqi defence ministry says it has isolated Fallujah and completed first phase of campaign to retake city from ISIL.
- 31 May, 2016 Libyan forces capture ISIL-held town east of Sirte Militia loyal to UN-brokered government captures Ben Jawad, a coastal town some 160km from ISIL's stronghold.