US-led strikes hit Islamic State-held oil sites in Syria

September 25, 2014 8:18 AM

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US-led strikes hit Islamic State-held oil sites in Syria

Activists say that U.S.-led airstrikes have targeted Syrian oil installations held by the militant Islamic State group, killing at least five people.

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and two local activist collectives say the airstrikes hit refineries and oil fields in the eastern provinces of Deir el-Zour and Hassakeh.

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