US beefs up surveillance over Islamic State in Libya

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford listens while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 28, 2016, before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the Islamic State group. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., the chairman of the GOP-led Armed Services Committee is calling the U.S. response to the extremists reactive, slow, and insufficient. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has moved surveillance drones into the skies over Libya to gather intelligence and get a better picture of what’s going on in case additional military strikes against Islamic State militants are authorized.

Share this article