US, allies launch 17 strikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria

By REUTERS
December 12, 2015 17:24

WASHINGTON - The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State with 12 strikes in Iraq and five in Syria on Friday, the US military said.

Four of the strikes in Iraq hit Islamic State tactical units, three fighting positions and destroyed a machine gun position near Mosul, a statement issued on Saturday said.

In Syria, four of the strikes were near Mar'a and damaged four Islamic State buildings.


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