Syria shoots down Israeli fighter plane amid widespread "Israeli aggression"

Syria shoots down Israeli fighter plane amid widespread "Israeli aggression"

Israel said it launched air strikes against air defences and Iranian targets in Syria on Saturday and the Syrian army claimed to have hit an Israeli F-16 that crashed in northern Israel in a major escalation of tension.

IS leadership targeted in air strike, Baghdadi fate unclear

IS leadership targeted in air strike, Baghdadi fate unclear

The Iraqi airforce carried out a strike on a house where Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was thought to be meeting other commanders, the Iraqi military said on Monday, without making clear whether he had been hit.