WASHINGTON, Jan 5 (KUNA) -- U.S. and partner nation military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria on Sunday using fighter and bomber aircraft to conduct 14 airstrikes, Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve announced on Monday.
Separately, U.S. and partner nation military forces conducted six airstrikes in Iraq using fighter aircraft against ISIL terrorists, the announcement said. All strikes took place between 8 a.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday, local time, it said.
In Syria near Kobani, eight airstrikes struck two large ISIL units and an ISIL fighting position and destroyed 11 ISIL fighting positions, the statement said.
Near Dawr az Zawr, six airstrikes struck five ISIL crude oil collection points and an ISIL crude oil pipeline and destroyed two ISIL armored vehicles and an ISIL shipping container, it said.
In Iraq near Mosul, an airstrike struck a large ISIL unit; near Al Qaim, two airstrikes destroyed two ISIL excavators; near Ramadi, an airstrike struck a large ISIL unit; and near Al Asad, two airstrikes struck two ISIL tactical units and destroyed three ISIL vehicles, the statement said. (end) rm.mt