tactical unit


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tactical unit

An organization of troops, aircraft, or ships that is intended to serve as a single unit in combat. It may include service units required for its direct support.
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It added that" they carried out a raid near Hawija hit a tactical unit and destroyed building and an automatic heavy machine gun, and four raids near Baiji, hiting two tactical units to Daash and the destruction of three combat outposts, a building and a car bomb to Daash.
In Syria near Ayn Isa, one strike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed two ISIL structures and an ISIL fighting position.
In Syria near Al Hasakah, two strikes struck an IS tactical unit and destroyed two IS fighting positions and an IS building, the announcement said.
Near Al-Raqqah, two strikes struck a tactical unit and destroyed two cranes, as two strikes destroyed a bed down location, a command and control node, a tunnel, and a vehicle all belonging to IS near Ayn Isa.
Near Manbij, one strike struck an IS tactical unit and destroyed four IS buildings and an IS vehicle, it said.
One strike destroyed an ISIL excavator, near Al-Hasakak; one strike struck an IS tactical unit and destroyed an IS vehicle, near Aleppo; one strike struck a large IS tactical unit and destroyed an IS vehicle, near Ayn Isa and one strike struck an IS main oil pump station, near Dayr Az Zawr.

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