A U.S.-led coalition aircraft flying over Kobani, as seen from near the Mursitpinar border crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province October 15, 2014. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria have inflicted "significant damage" to ISIS' ability to fund itself, the Pentagon said Friday.Recent strikes in an air operation dubbed "Tidal Wave II" have been concentrated on oil facilities in the Deir al-Zor region, which provide an estimated two-thirds of ISIS' oil revenue, Pentagon spokesman Col. Steve Warren said at a news briefing.Warren said the strikes, halfway through the Tidal Wave operation, have inflicted "significant damage" on ISIS' ability to fund itself.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE