SOUTHWEST ASIA —
Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve and its partners continued to strike Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets in designated parts of Syria and Iraq between April 13-19, conducting 30 strikes consisting of 47 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
Strikes in Syria
The following strikes took place in Syria:
On April 17 near Abu Kamal, coalition military forces conducted five strikes consisting of six engagements against ISIS targets, destroying an ISIS headquarters, a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device factory, two fighting positions and an ISIS held-building.
On April 16, coalition military forces conducted two strikes consisting of four engagements against ISIS targets. Near Abu Kamal, a strike engaged an ISIS tactical unit, destroying an ISIS-held building. Near Shadaddi, a strike engaged one ISIS tactical unit, destroying an ISIS vehicle.
On April 15, coalition military forces conducted five strikes consisting of 11 engagements against ISIS…