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BEIRUT | US-led coalition hits mosque in Syria used by Islamic State

BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S.-led coalition says it has hit a mosque used by the Islamic State group as a command and control center in eastern Syria. The coalition said Tuesday it launched the strike in support of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, who are fighting to drive the extremists from their last tiny stronghold … Continue reading BEIRUT | US-led coalition hits mosque in Syria used by Islamic State

AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar | Coalition airstrike targets mosque used by Islamic State

AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar — The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group says an airstrike on a mosque in Syria targeted an insurgent command and control center and killed a dozen fighters. The coalition in a statement says that while the law of war protects mosques, the use of the building as a headquarters … Continue reading AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar | Coalition airstrike targets mosque used by Islamic State