airstrike


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air·strike

or air strike  (âr′strīk′)
n.
An air attack on a ground or naval target.

airstrike

n
(Military) a military attack involving aircraft
Translations

airstrike

[ˈɛəˌstraɪk] nattacco aereo
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Summary: Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar 16 (ANI): At least four Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in a United States' airstrike in Kunar province in Afghanistan on Thursday, according to the Afghan military forces.
In Hajjah province, the aggression warplanes launched an airstrike on Khawarya area of Hairan district, seven airstrikes on Haradh and Medi district, and an air strike on Muzareq area.
In Syria, near Dayr Az Zawr, one airstrike destroyed two ISIL excavators, the announcement said.
In Saada province, a child was killed and another wounded in airstrikes on Saada city, while two civilians were killed and others injured in an airstrike targeted a main road in Ghamer district.
The airstrike was carried out in Gereshk district's Parchaw village on Friday.
Near Dayr Az Zawr, one airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed an ISIL vehicle, it said.
In Saada province, five-member family were Killed in an airstrike on their home in Razeh district, while a child was killed when cluster bombs dropped by a coalition warplane went off in Afra area of Munabeh district.
In Syria, a drone carried out one airstrike near Ar Raqqah, where it struck an ISIL tactical unit, the statement said.
In Sanaa province, the warplane of aggression launched an airstrike on Ramadah area of Nehm district.
In Syria near Mar'a, one airstrike struck an ISIL tactical unit, the announcement said.
In northwest province of Saad, four airstrikes hit Bogea and Atfain of Kutaf district, and an airstrike on a main road in Burkan area of Razeh district.
In northern province of Sanaa, an airstrike hit a main road on Aal-Eqab area of Sehar district, three airstrikes waged on gas station in Farwah area of Sehar district and an air raid on a main road in Aal-Ammar area of Safraa district.