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Spokesperson of 166 battalion deny entering Sirt University.

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Sirt, 25.04.2015(Lana) The official spokesperson of the 166 battalion, which is assigned by the GNC to protect Sirt, said news being reported by the mass media yesterday that members of the battalion entered the Sirt University is baseless. The spokesperson said the force of the battalion did not enter the university and clashes are still ongoing at the coast line west of Abu Hadi, and emphasized that the force does not want to enter the city to save civilian lives in the city. The spokesperson said yesterday's clashes with the so-called Islamic State resulted in three injuries from the 166 battalion, where all sorts of weapons were used between both sides. The spokesperson said the situation in the city is currently calm. = Lana =