ISIS training camp 45 km from Tunisia

Libyan army spokesman tells Tunisian newspaper

25 February, 16:42

    (ANSAmed) - TUNIS, FEBRUARY 25 - The largest training camp for Islamic State (ISIS) militants in Libya is located only 45 kilometers from the border with Tunisia, Libyan army spokesman Ahemd Mesmari told the Tunisian daily Assarih on Tuesday. Mesmari said that about 3,000-4,000 jihadists regularly train at the camp in Sabratha, most of whom either Tunisian or foreigners connected with other Tunisian terrorist groups.

    The army spokesman said that the number of Tunisian combatants in Libya had risen sharply recently, especially in Derna. (ANSAmed).

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