U.S. Airstrikes Begin in Iraq

By: AL.com
By: AL.com

AL.com -- U.S. military aircraft have conducted a strike on artillery near Irbil, Iraq, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby announced Friday morning.

The Pentagon announcement came about 8:23 a.m. Central Time.

The strikes included two U.S. F/A-18 jets dropping 500-pound laser-guided bombs on mobile artillery used by ISIS to shell Kurdish areas.

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