WASHINGTON The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State militants with a fresh round of 14 air strikes in Syria and Iraq on Monday, the U.S. military said in a statement.
In Iraq, eight air strikes near three cities hit three Islamic State tactical units, an improvised explosive device factory and various fighting positions, among other targets, according to the statement released on Tuesday.
14:07 Iraqi jets strike Islamic State in Syria for first time as troops advance in Mosul19
13:41 In Syria, car bomb kills scores in area recaptured from Islamic State17
12:32 Islamic State car bomb kills dozens in northwest Syria19
07:28 Jim Mattis to Baghdad: ‘We’re Not in Iraq to Seize Anybody’s Oil’16