U.S.-led coalition launches 14 air strikes against ISIS

A general view shows the town of Sinjar as smoke rises from what activists said were U.S.-led air strikes. (File photo: Reuters)

The United States and its partner nations launched 14 air strikes against ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria since Wednesday morning, the Combined Joint Task Force said on Thursday.

Five air strikes were conducted in Syria, the task force said in a statement. They struck ISIS tactical units near Al Hasakah and fighting positions near Kobani.

In Iraq, nine air strikes were launched near Al-Asad, Fallujah, Mosul and other locations, hitting tactical units, buildings, vehicles and a training camp, the statement said.


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