British RAF Jets Bomb ISIS Oil Fields in Syria Minutes After Vote

December 3, 2015 2:58 PM

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British RAF Jets Bomb ISIS Oil Fields in Syria Minutes After Vote

LONDON — British warplanes bombed an ISIS-controlled oil field in eastern Syria just minutes after lawmakers in London voted to join the U.S.-led aerial campaign against the militants, officials said.

Four Royal Air Force Tornado jets took off from Britain's Akrotiri base in Cyprus shortly after Prime Minister David Cameron's plans were approved by members of the House of Commons.

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