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Head of Local Council of Sirte Places Wreath on Monument of Al Gordhabiya Martyrs on 100th Anniversary.

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Sirte, 29 April 2105(Lana) The Head of the Sirte Local Council and members of the council along with notables of the area have attended an event to mark the 100th anniversary of the famous Al Gordhabiya Battle which Libyan fought against Italian colonial forces. The Head of the Council placed a wreath on the monument of the martyrs. The participants also called at the cemetery of the martyrs of the battle where they paid their respects and recited verses of the Holy Qur'an. The Battle of Al Gordhabiya took place between Libyan freedom fighters and Italian colonial forces on 28-29 April 1915. =Lana=