U.S. military: Eleven more air strikes hit ISIS

Smoke rises from the Syrian city of Kobane, following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition, seen from a hilltop outside Suruc, on the Turkey-Syria border. (File Photo:AP)

The United States led six more air strikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Syria and five in Iraq since early Thursday, according to the U.S.-led military coalition.

The strikes in Syria centered around the key border town of Kobane, destroying nine of the militants' fighting positions, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement on Friday.

In Iraq, the five strikes near Ramadi, al-Qaim, al-Asad and Mosul struck various fighting positions as well a building, boats and a barge used by ISIS, according to the statement.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:45 - GMT 06:45