From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News.
Fighters from Misrata have suffered heavy casualties in clashes with ISIL fighters for control of the Libyan town of Sirte.
Misrata, which is allied with the Libya Dawn coalition, sent its 166 Brigade to take Sirte from the fighters in February.
Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Misrata.