U.S., allies stage more air strikes in Iraq against Islamic State: statement

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Posted: Mar 30, 2015 8:56 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition launched seven air strikes in Iraq against Islamic State militants since early Sunday, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement.

The air strikes, conducted near Mosul, Sinjar, Tal Afar and Tikrit, hit two units of militant fighters as well as a fighting position, several buildings and other targets, the task force said on Monday.

(Reporting by Washington Newsroom)