URGENT 7 children among 16 killed in strike on IS Syria holdout: monitor
Beirut, Feb 11, 2019 (AFP) - US-led coalition air strikes on the last
jihadist pocket in Syria on Monday killed 16 civilians, including at least
seven children, a war monitor said.
Nineteen fighters from the Islamic State group were also killed in clashes
with the coalition-backed Kurdish-led force spearheading the offensive against
the jihadists, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.