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June 19, 2018

Coalition Kills ISIS Criminal Leader, Followers

Four Islamic State of Iraq and Syria members affiliated with the group’s oil and gas network were killed during coalition operations in Syria’s Middle Euphrates River Valley, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said.

June 18, 2018

Operation Roundup Hits ISIS Remnants in Iraq, Syria

Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve and its partners have increased offensive activity against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets in the Middle Euphrates River Valley throughout the months of May and June.

June 18, 2018

Coalition Partners Seize, Destroy ISIS Drug Cache in Southern Syria

Coalition-supported forces destroyed an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria-owned cache of narcotic drugs in southern Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.

June 11, 2018

Operation Roundup Targets ISIS Remnants in Iraq, Syria

Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve and its partners have increased offensive activity against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets in designated parts of Iraq and Syria.

June 8, 2018

Groups Such As ISIS Cannot Be Allowed To Exist, Mattis Says

While Iraq has liberated all of its territory once captured and held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, the U.S.-led military campaign against the rogue organization continues in Syria, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said at a meeting of the defeat-ISIS coalition at NATO headquarters in Brussels.

June 8, 2018

Coalition Partner Forces Kill 7 ISIS Terrorists in Southern Syria

Coalition trained and backed partner forces killed seven Islamic State of Iraq and Syria terrorists in southern Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said.

June 8, 2018

Mattis, Turkish Defense Minister Discuss Security Issues in Brussels

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli at the NATO Defense Ministerial in Brussels to discuss defense-related issues of mutual concern, Defense Department chief spokesperson Dana W. White said.

June 7, 2018

Dunford to Discuss Deconfliction With Russian Counterpart in Helsinki

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is meeting with his Russian counterpart in Helsinki to discuss the deconfliction of coalition and Russian operations in Syria, the state of U.S.-Russia military relations and other topics, a defense official said.

June 6, 2018

New NATO Initiatives Aim to Boost Alliance Readiness

NATO is stronger than ever and new initiatives will increase the alliance’s readiness capacity, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters in Brussels, where he previewed the upcoming NATO Defense Ministerial.

June 5, 2018

Operation Roundup in Syria Continues to Target ISIS Terrorists

Coalition members continue to accelerate the defeat of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria remnants, and a high-level ISIS operative has been removed from the battlefield, an Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said.

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