Will US strikes on IS deepen Libya divisions?

American air strikes in Sirte may accelerate the taking of the city, but could complicate the struggle between Libya's rival governmentsThe United States has opened a new front in its campaign against the Islamic State group, launching air strikes to support Libyan forces battling to oust the jihadists from Sirte. Who’s fighting IS in Sirte? The forces battling IS in Sirte, halfway along Libya’s coastline, are allied with the country’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).

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