Iraqi warplanes kill 17 Islamic State militants near Syrian borders

Iraqi warplanes kill 17 Islamic State militants near Syrian borders

Anbar : Seventeen Islamic State militants were killed when Iraqi fighter jets bombarded their locations near the Iraqi-Syrian borders on Tuesday, a senior army officer was quoted saying. Brig. Gen. Saleh Ali told Jordan’s Petra news agency that the air raids targeted the Okashat-Qaim road, killing 17 militants and destroying several vehicles and ammunition depots as Iraqi forces head towards

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Warplanes in Libyan skies may signal next major battle in fight to contain Islamic State

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Jihadis in Libya are seizing control of greater chunks of the fractured nation’s territory and imposing a rule of terror. As another strategic city, Ajdabiya, comes under Isis attack, military planners across Europe are preparing the way for Nato forces to intervene Libya : Libyans have become expert sky watchers. On many days, social media fills with pictures of the

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