U.S.-led coalition targets Islamic State with 31 air strikes – statement

U.S.-led coalition targets Islamic State with 31 air strikes - statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States & its allies staged 31 air strikes in Syria & Iraq against the Islamic State militant group on Monday, the U.S. military said in a statement.

Twenty air strikes near eight Iraqi cities struck eight tactical units & destroyed several vehicles, buildings & other targets. In Syria, 11 strikes near three cities hit 10 tactical units & other targets, according to the statement released on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Washington Newsroom)

Source: “Reuters”