Last Update 1:36
Saturday, 21 September 2019

Fresh US air strikes in northern Iraq: US official

AFP , Wednesday 20 Aug 2014
Views: 607
Views: 607

The United States has carried out more air strikes in Iraq, a senior US defense official said Wednesday amid a threat by Islamic militants to execute a second US journalist.

"There have been additional strikes since yesterday," the official, who asked not to be identified, told AFP.

Short link:


Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

© 2010 Ahram Online.