On 15 August, the Petroleum Facilitates Guard (PFG) commander, Major General Naji al-Maghrabi, reported that an operation had been launched in collaboration with the Libyan National Army’s 331 and 127 battalions to recover  seven vehicles stolen by ISIS fighters during a raid on the Greater Man Made River (GMMR) Sarir Station, located between Kufra and Jalu, on 12 August.

Throughout the week ISIS Wilayat Barqah has released two eulogies for Egyptian Abu Muhammad al-Marsi  and Abu Basir al-Ansari. Details of their deaths are not provided. This follows ISIS Wilayat Barqah released a eulogy on 13 August for Kenyan fighter Abu Mousa al-Keni.