U.S.-led coalition hits Islamic State with 25 more air strikes: task force

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 23, 2015 8:36 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its coalition partners have launched another round of air strikes against Islamic State, conducting 25 strikes since early Thursday.

In a statement on Friday from the Combined Joint Task Force leading the military operation, officials said 12 strikes hit in Syria while 13 hit in Iraq, including eight near Mosul.

(Reporting by Washington Newsroom; Editing by Doina Chiacu)