Air Strike

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US Strikes ’Jihadists’ near Baghdad for First Time

The US air strike against ISIL fighters in the Sadr al-Yusufiyah area, 25 kilometers (15 miles) from Baghdad, came as world diplomats pledged to support Iraq in its fight against the militants and less than a week after US President Barack Obama ordered ... [Published Islam Times - 1 hour ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 4 reports

US hits jihadists near Baghdad for 1st time

But in a sign of its growing strength, Islamic State shoots down Syrian warplaneBAGHDADThe US has bombed militants near Baghdad in support of Iraqi forces, striking close to the capital for the first time in its expanded campaign against Islamic State ... [Published Pune Mirror - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

First US air strike under new Islamic State plan

The US has carried out its first air strike against Islamic State (IS) militants under a new strategy to “degrade and destroy” the group, BBC reported.US officials said the strike destroyed an IS fighting position near Baghdad, five days after President ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 27 reports

War planes strike near Baghdad

US aircraft attacked an Islamic State emplacement near Baghdad, yesterday. It was the first time that the US had targeted the terrorists close to the Iraqi capital.A US defence official said that US warplanes had made one air strike near Baghdad and another ... [Published Times Live South Africa - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

U.S. hits Islamic State south of Baghdad in first strike under new Obama orders

WASHINGTON -- The United States bombed an Islamic State position southwest of Baghdad on Monday in what the U.S. Central Command said was the first airstrike undertaken under expanded rules of engagement President Barack Obama outlined in a speech last ... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 16 2014]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Military air strike kills three civilians in Syria's Rif Dimashq

ACCORDING to the pro-opposition Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, three civilians were killed during a military air strike targeting alleged anti-government militants in the eastern Ghouta area of Syria's Rif Dimashq governorate on 13 September. Casualty ... [Published Jane's - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

American Air Strike Kills 12 elements of the Islamic State In Mosul

Mosul / NINA / 12 members of the Islamic State organization "IS" were killed in an American air raid north of Mosul on 16, Sep.A source in the forensic medicine told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The forensic medicine center ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Unidentified aircraft bombs ammunition depot in Tripoli

An unidentified military jet yesterday launched an air strike against a military base in the Libyan city of Gharyan, 85 kilometres south of the capital Tripoli.Libya's Bawabat Al-Wasat newspaper quoted witnesses as saying that the bombing resulted in ... [Published Middle East Monitor - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Air strike opens new phase against ISIS; 700 migrants feared drowned; controversial police shooting in Utah: A.M. National and World News Links

Also, border killings: 46 people killed, no agents disciplined; Al Qaida commander says ISIS kidnapping, beheading actions 'un-Islamic'; second girl charged in Slender Man stabbing case to get mental exam ... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

A Pre-Emptive Air Strike opens (Sedoor) Dam northeast Of Baquba

Baquba / NINA / A security source in Diyala province announced that the warplanes launched a pre-emptive strike against (Sedoor) dam northeast of Baquba, resulted in open of Rose irrigation channel, which was closed before by the terrorist organization ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

US air strike supports Iraqi troops under attack

The US has carried out its first air strike against Islamic State (IS) militants under a new strategy to defeat the group.The US military said Monday’s strike had destroyed an IS fighting position south-west of Baghdad that had been firing on Iraqi f ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Military air strike kills three men in Iraq's Ninawa

THREE men were killed when a military air strike, targeting Islamic State militants, hit their residence in AL-Qayyarah area, south of the city of Mosul, in Iraq's Ninawa province on 10 September, NINA reported. The Islamic State was formerly known as ... [Published Jane's - Sep 15 2014]

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"Allahu Akbar God is greater), thanks to God we can confirm that a military aircraft has been shot down over Raqa" another account said, congratulating the "lions of the Islamic State"
Iraqi security spokesman Lieutenant General Qassem Atta on Tuesday said the US "carried out an important strike against an enemy target in Sadr al-Yusufiyah."
Zainab Hawa Bangura, the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, said: "Atrocious accounts on the abduction and detention of Yazidi, Christian, as well as Turkomen and Shabak women, girls and boys, and reports of savage rapes, are reaching us in an alarming manner."
"I would note the rescue operation we undertook to try and rescue the hostages. Of course, we did not ask their permission" she added

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Nearly 50 dead in Syria air strikes after IS do... [Published Middle East Eye - 2 mins ago]
There is an African answer to terror [Published Al Jazeera - 1 hour ago]
US Strikes ’Jihadists’ near Baghdad for First Time [Published Islam Times - 1 hour ago]
20 taxis held in bid to fight al Shabaab [Published The Star (Kenya) - 2 hours ago]
Iraqi woman tells of gang rape ordeal at hands ... [Published Melbourne Age - 5 hours ago]
Need to build a strong and broad coalition agai... [Published Business Standard India - 9 hours ago]
Iraqi politicians still at odds as US jets stri... [Published Morning Star Online - 9 hours ago]
Dabiq: the smiling face of Iraq-Syria 'caliphat... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - 9 hours ago]
Isil plans to kill Pope says Vatican envoy [Published Irish Independent - 10 hours ago]
US strikes jihadists near Baghdad [Published Qatar Peninsula - 10 hours ago]
First US air strike under new Islamic State plan [Published Dhaka Tribune - 11 hours ago]
The Evening Blues - 9-16-14 [Published Daily Kos - 11 hours ago]
US hits jihadists near Baghdad for 1st time [Published Pune Mirror - 12 hours ago]
War planes strike near Baghdad [Published Times Live South Africa - 13 hours ago]
IS jihadists down Syrian warplane – US strikes ... [Published Kuwait Times - 13 hours ago]
Congress supporting Obama on ISIS battle plan [Published Jerusalem Post - 13 hours ago]
US forces target ISIS base in Iraq [Published The Gulf Today - 14 hours ago]
PM hints at combat role in Iraq [Published West Australian - 14 hours ago]
U.S. ‘may consider Iraq ground troops’ [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 15 hours ago]
What We Are Reading… September 16, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 15 hours ago]
US General: Ground Troops Option If Anti-IS Str... [Published AINA - 15 hours ago]
US airstrikes targeting IS fighters around Baghdad [Published Taipei Times Online - 15 hours ago]
Haftar's group claims Libya air raid - Middle East [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees - ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
Military air strike kills three civilians in Sy... [Published Jane's - 16 hours ago]
First US Strike Under New IS Plan [Published AINA - 17 hours ago]
Hamas Struggles to Govern Following Conflict wi... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 17 hours ago]
Israel’s Gaza probe aims to stymie war crimes t... [Published Middle East Eye - 17 hours ago]
Day in pictures: 16 September News images from ... [Published BBC - 18 hours ago]
First US strike under new IS plan [Published Angola Press - 18 hours ago]
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What We Are Reading… September 16, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 15 hours ago]
International News Coverage ISIS, Al-Qaeda, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism US in first air strike near Baghdad on Isil as jihadists shoot down Syria plane The Telegraph In a sign America had already begun widening its campaign against Isil, ...
Hamas Struggles to Govern Following Conflict wi... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 17 hours ago]
JERUSALEM—Hamas has yet to name replacements for key commanders killed in the Gaza war last month, but it has had a lot of other things on its mind. Hamas is having a difficult time dealing with the more than 2,100 Gazans dead—at least half of them ...
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Other Arab States Contemplat... [Published Breitbart Feed - 22 hours ago]
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and other Arab states are contemplating taking part in U.S. air strikes against the Islamic State, also known as ISIS. According to The Independent , Secretary of State John Kerry has been touring the ...
Air strike opens new phase against ISIS; 700 mi... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Sep 16 2014]
Also, border killings: 46 people killed, no agents disciplined; Al Qaida commander says ISIS kidnapping, beheading actions 'un-Islamic'; second girl charged in Slender Man stabbing case to get mental exam ...
Iraq: US bombs IS near Baghdad for first time [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 16 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic 09/16/2014 00:46 GMT by Richard CARTER, Marianne BARRIAUX PARIS, September 16, 2014 (AFP) - US warplanes carried out their first air strike on the Islamic State near Baghdad, as world diplomats ...
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Three Hamas commanders killed by Israeli air st... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 21 2014]
First video of U.S. air strike aftermath in Nor... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 08 2014]
Air strike on Syrian market, rebels storm compound [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 05 2014]
Israeli air strike on U.N.-run school kills at ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 03 2014]
Yet more missiles rain down on Gaza as death to... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 30 2014]
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