Iraq launches air strikes against Islamic State in Syria


(Reuters) – Iraq launched an air strike on an Islamic State target inside neighbouring Syria on Tuesday, its military said on Monday.

F-16 fighter jets destroyed a building where members of the ultra-hardline Sunni militant group were storing weapons, killing 10 of them, the Iraqi military said in a statement.

A second air strike destroyed a building housing 30 Islamic State fighters, the statement said.

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