In this Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 photo, a Libyan military solider aims his weapon during clashes with Islamic militias in Benghazi, Libya. (AP Photo/Mohammed El-Sheikhy)
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Dozens of residents of a town in eastern Libya have pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of ISIS militants fighting in Syria and Iraq, according to a video and a resident.Around 50 young people could be seen in a video posted on social media gathering in Derna to support Baghdadi, who calls himself "caliph", or Muslim leader, of ISIS, an-Al Qaeda offshoot. Fifteen members of ISIS, led by an Egyptian and a Saudi national, traveled to Derna from Syria in September trying to rally support and establish an ISIS branch in Libya, Egyptian security officials have said.
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