U.S. Leads 26 Strikes in Syria, Iraq in Fight Against IS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -

The United States and its allies staged 26 strikes on Sunday in Syria and Iraq in the latest daily attacks in the fight against Islamic State terrorists, the coalition leading the operations said in a statement.

In Syria, 14 strikes near six cities hit six tactical units and destroyed three fighting positions, two cranes, a pipeline fitter truck and other targets, according to the statement released on Monday. Eleven strikes near six cities in Iraq destroyed a warehouse used by the terrorist group and hit six tactical units, among other targets, it said.