Coalition Hits Positions of Islamic State With 14 Airstrikes
Wednesday US Central Command announced the United States-led Coalition hit positions of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq with 14 airstrikes, which resulted in destruction of tactical units, IS-held buildings and heavy machine guns.
"Coalition military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria, using fighter, attack and bomber aircraft to conduct seven airstrikes. Separately in Iraq, Coalition military forces conducted seven airstrikes approved by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense," the statement said.
US Central Command said airstrikes destroyed four IS tactical units and four fighting positions near Al-Hasakah in north-eastern Syria. In addition, three airstrikes struck three tactical units, three vehicles and three fighting positions in Northern Syrian city of Kobani. In Iraq, seven airstrikes destroyed four IS tactical units, one vehicle, one fighting position, two buildings, two heavy machine guns, one artillery piece and a tent shelter.