U.S., Partners Conduct 27 Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

Washington, Jumada II 22, 1437, Mar 31, 2016, SPA — The United States and its military coalition partners conducted 27 airstrikes against Daesh targets in Iraq and Syria on Wednesday, the Combined Joint Task Force said.
In Iraq, the U.S.-led coalition staged 25 airstrikes near eight cities.
Concentrated near Mosul, Qayyarah, and Sultan Abdallah, the strikes hit nine Daesh tactical units as well as multiple fighting positions and a communications facility, the taskforce said in a statement Thursday.
In Syria, two airstrikes near Al Hawl and Mar’a hit two Daesh tactical units and destroyed a vehicle and three fighting positions, the statement said.

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18:46 LOCAL TIME 15:46 GMT