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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has warned that Islamic State militants may be fleeing to Libya after being pushed from neighbouring Iraq and Syria. Photo: AP

Could IS militants be fleeing to Libya after Iraq, Syria defeats?

Egypt’s president said the defeat of the extremist Islamic State in Iraq and Syria was likely to have forced militants to seek a safe haven in neighbouring Libya, from which they will later cross into his country where his security forces have been battling militants in the Sinai peninsula and, m