US: More air strikes target Islamic State near Syria border town

October 31, 2014 15:07

WASHINGTON - The United States military continued to target Islamic State militants near the Syrian town of Kobani on Thursday and Friday, according to US Central Command.

The four strikes near Kobani, near the border with Turkey, damaged four fighting positions used by the militant group as well as one of its buildings, Centcom said in a statement.In Iraq, four US-led strikes also targeted the militant group, it said.

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