Official: US warplanes hit multiple IS targets in Libya

WASHINGTON (AP) – A US official says American warplanes struck multiple targets in Libya overnight, hitting what the official described as an Islamic State training camp and a senior extremist leader.

The official did not further identify the leader or the area in Libya where the airstrikes were conducted.

The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss an operation that has not been publicly announced. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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