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The forces of Libya's United Nations-recognised government in Tripoli have made significant gains, in their fight against renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar.
It conducted air raids after rejecting calls for a ceasefire during the holy month of Ramadan.
It has been more than a year since Haftar launched his campaign to take control of the capital.
Al Jazeera's Leah Harding has the latest: