‘ US CENTRAL COMMAND CONFIRM A TOTAL OF FIFTEEN AIR STRIKES AGAINST ISLAMIC STATE IN LAST TWO DAYS ‘

#AceWorldNews – October 23 – A total of 15 strikes were staged against the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) in Iraq and Syria on Wednesday and Thursday, the US Central Command said.

US military forces focused air strikes on the area near the Syrian city of Kobani and hit oil facilities held by the group.

US fighter and bomber aircraft reportedly destroyed an IS control centre and fighting positions in an area that has often been targeted this month, and knocked out oil tanks east of Dayr Az Zawr, Reuters reported.

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