The US military has released video footage from their recent airstrike against ISIS oil trucks in Syria over the weekend. The strikes took out nearly 300 trucks, striking a financial blow to the Islamic State.
Business Insider reports:
The US military has released newÂ videosÂ showcasing the anti-ISIS coalition’s latest airstrikes against ISIS oil trucks.
The airstrikes, which wereconducted on over the weekendÂ in eastern Syria, destroyed 283 oil trucks belonging to the militant organization. According to the Combined Joint Task Force (CJTF) responsible for anti-ISIS operations, the strikes are part of the broader Operation Tidal Wave II.
The operation is aimed to completely shutter ISIS’s productionÂ of oil in eastern Syria and its subsequent sale on the black market.