Eleven more U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State militants: task force

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Posted: Jan 13, 2015 8:05 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military and its partner nations have conducted four more air strikes against Islamic State in Syria and seven air strikes in Iraq, the task force leading the operation said on Tuesday.

The strikes, which took place since Monday, destroyed various fighting positions as well as four units of Islamic State fighters, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement.

(Reporting by Washington Bureau; Editing by Doina Chiacu)