Airstrikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq > U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE > Article View

And even more property damage? Seems like we are missing the large tactical units we use to target.

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SOUTHWEST ASIA, September 4, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.

Officials reported details of the latest strikes, noting that assessments of results are based on initial reports.

Airstrikes in Syria

Attack, fighter and remotely piloted aircraft conducted six airstrikes in Syria:

— Near Hasakah, two airstrikes destroyed two ISIL excavators.

— Near Raqqah, two airstrikes struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed two ISIL vehicles.

— Near Mar’a, two airstrikes struck two ISIL tactical units and destroyed an ISIL staging area.

Airstrikes in Iraq

Attack, bomber, fighter and remotely piloted aircraft conducted 15 airstrikes in Iraq, coordinated with the government of Iraq:

Near Baghdadi, an airstrike destroyed an ISIL rocket firing position.

— Near Beiji, three airstrikes struck three ISIL tactical units and destroyed an ISIL building, an ISIL mortar system and an ISIL vehicle.

— Near Habbaniyah, an airstrike destroyed an ISIL vehicle.

— Near Haditha, two airstrikes struck two ISIL tactical units and destroyed two ISIL buildings and an ISIL excavator.

— Near Hit, an airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit.

— Near Kirkuk, an airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit.

— Near Kisik, an airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed an ISIL anti-aircraft artillery piece and an ISIL fighting position.

— Near Mosul, an airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed an ISIL fighting position and an ISIL heavy machine gun.

— Near Ramadi, an airstrike struck an ISIL large tactical unit and destroyed two ISIL vehicles.

— Near Sinjar, two airstrikes struck an ISIL mortar firing position and an ISIL rocket firing position and destroyed two ISIL fighting positions and an ISIL command and control facility.

— Near Tuz, an airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed 10 ISIL rockets and an ISIL vehicle.