WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Islamic State militants near Iraq’s Mosul Dam were struck by American fighter aircraft and unmanned drones, the United States military said.
In a statement issued Saturday, U.S. Central Command said the five latest U.S. airstrikes were in support of operations conducted by Iraqi security forces.
The airstrikes destroyed an armed vehicle, a fighting position and weapons and significantly damaged an Islamic State building, officials said.
Central Command noted that it has conducted a total of 115 airstrikes across Iraq.
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