U.S. admits children casualties in Islamic State campaign

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Posted: May 21, 2015 4:13 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two children were likely killed by a U.S. air strike in Syria in November, the U.S. military said on Thursday, the first time the Pentagon has acknowledged civilian casualties since it began the air campaign against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.

(Reporting by David Alexander; Editing by Sandra Maler)