Air strikes in Syria kill at least 170 ISIS militants - monitor

2015-05-20 10:13
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Beirut - Heavy US-led air strikes in north-eastern Syria killed at least 170 Islamic State militants in a 48-hour period earlier this week, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported overnight.

The US-led alliance has been co-ordinating its air campaign in the north-eastern province of Hasaka with Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which is fighting Islamic State on the ground there.

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