Haftar confirms the readiness of Libyan forces to begin the process of liberating Sirte

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Confirmed the General Commander of the Libyan Army Gen. Khalifa Haftar, nearing the battle to liberate Benghazi is complete. This makes it likely Sirte will likely be the next target as it is currently a stronghold of the expanding Islamic State. Haftar made the remarks while meeting with Libyan soldiers currently battling Ansar al-Sharia and Islamic State in the Benghazi arena. This comes as

UN envoy to Libya says time running out, IS expanding

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