US says more Islamic fighters targeted in airstrikes in Syria, Iraq

By REUTERS
November 17, 2014 16:45

WASHINGTON - US military forces conducted 11 air strikes against Islamic fighters in Syria and 20 in Iraq since Friday, Central Command said on Monday.

Nine of the Syria strikes were near the Turkish border city of Kobani and destroyed seven Islamic State positions, four staging areas and struck one unit, the command said in a statement. The US-led strikes in Iraq were concentrated in the west and north of that country.


Related Content

Breaking news
April 21, 2018
Russia calls on U.S., S.Korea to cut military activity after N.Korean move

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 14 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 12 - 21
    Jerusalem
    15 - 21
    Haifa
  • 19 - 36
    Elat
    17 - 28
    Tiberias