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Battle of Benina Airport
Part of Second Libyan Civil War
Date 1 August – 15 October 2014
(2 months and 2 weeks)
Location Benghazi, Libya
Result The Libyan National Army victory
Belligerents
Libya Libyan National Army Flag of Jihad.svg Shura Council of Benghazi Revolutionaries
Commanders and leaders
Libya Gen. Khalifa Haftar
(Commander of Operation Dignity)
Flag of the Libyan National Army.svg Col. Wanis Abu Khamada
(Commander of Libya's Special Forces)
Flag of the Libyan Air Force.svg Brig. Gen. Saqr Geroushi
(Commander of the Libyan Air Force)
Flag of Ansar al-Sharia (Libya).svg Mohamed al-Zahawi [1]
(Ansar al-Sharia Leader)
Flag of Jihad.svg Wissam Ben Hamid
(Libya Shield 1 Commander)
Strength
5000+ soldiers 4000+ rebels
Casualties and losses
Not Specific yet Not Specific yet

The Battle of Benina Airport was a battle of the Libyan Civil War of 2014, It was fought in May and July 2014 between the Islamic Fundamentalist Shura Council of Benghazi Revolutionaries (supported by the LROR and Misrata Brigades) and the Libyan Army, and some people stand with Army into the city. following a month of end battle, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant came out in city.

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