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US air strikes


US troops in Syria attacked after airstrikes on militias

June 29, 2021 7:37 am

Iraq's military condemned the U.S. airstrikes, and the militia groups called for revenge against the United States.

Conflict watch: From Syria to Afghanistan, all you need to know about the week that was

August 31, 2015 1:11 am

Satellite images confirmed that Islamic State had begun its destruction of ancient sites in Syria’s Palmyra, blowing up a 2,000-year-old temple.

US-led air strikes hit Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq

January 30, 2015 9:52 am

The Pentagon said this week the militants had been driven out of 90 percent of Kobani.

US-led coalition ramps up strikes on Syrian town

October 10, 2014 11:27 am

The Observatory said the militants had seized more than a third of Kobani, but Kurdish officials disputed that, saying their forces had recaptured several parts of the town.

Germany rules out air strikes, ground troops against IS

September 22, 2014 2:50 pm

Steinmeier denied reports Germany was under pressure to join the US and France in air strikes against the IS in Iraq.

US launches fresh air strikes to protect Iraq dam

September 08, 2014 12:33 am

ISIS has overrun large areas of Iraq and Syria and declared a cross-border Islamic caliphate.

View from the LEFT: US ‘imperialism’

August 20, 2014 3:42 am

ISIS and other extremist Islamic groups have arisen as a product of US intervention and assistance.

Shares sink, gold surges as US authorises air strikes in Iraq

August 09, 2014 1:18 am

Overall, Asian and European markets traded weak during the day.

US quietly releases $1.6 billion in assistance to Pakistan

October 20, 2013 4:07 am

Officials and congressional aides said ties have improved enough to allow the money to flow again.