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15 strikes in Syria, 17 in Iraq target IS -- coalition

WASHINGTON, June 29 (KUNA) -- Coalition military forces continued to attack the so-called Islamic State (IS), conducting 15 strikes in Syria and 17 in Iraq, the Combined Joint Task Force said on Wednesday. In Syria, the strikes hit near Abu Kamal, Manbij and Mar'a, the announcement said. In Iraq, the strikes hit near Al Qaim, Ar Rutbah, Fallujah, Mosul, Qayyarah and Ramadi, it said. (end) rm.rk