Dec. 16, 2015
DoD Looking for Ways to Accelerate ISIL Defeat, Carter Says
The U.S. is looking for ways to do more to hasten the defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told service members on Incirlik Air Base, Turkey.
Military Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
Dec. 15, 2015
Progress Made in Degrading ISIL Oil Revenues, Official Says
The coalition fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has made significant progress in degrading the terrorists' ability to profit from their oil activities, a senior U.S. official said.
Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Dec. 14, 2015
Obama: ISIL Being Hit 'Harder Than Ever,' Will Be Defeated
The coalition fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is carrying out relentless strikes against ISIL targets and will defeat the terror group, President Barack Obama said at the Pentagon.
Military Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Dec. 13, 2015
Coalition Conducts 22 Strikes Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Dec. 11, 2015
Face of Defense: F-16 Pilot Achieves Flying Hour Milestones
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan —
Afghanistan-deployed Air Force Col. Henry Rogers surpassed 3,000 flying hours while piloting the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft and then eclipsed 1,000 combat hours in the venerable jet.
Dec. 10, 2015
Gains Made Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq, Coalition Spokesman Says
Forces fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant continue to make progress, including with the killing of three ISIL leaders, the Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said.
Dec. 9, 2015
Carter Says ISIL Must Be Defeated in its ‘Parent Tumor’
Defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant globally and at home requires leveraging the militant organization in its “parent tumor” of Syria and Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told a Senate panel.
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