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Sunday, 06 December 2015 - 13:18
British jets strike oil fields that financially fuel Islamic State
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After the UK House of Commons voted to authorise military action, bomber jets took to the air headed for an oil field in Eastern Syria under ISIS control.

British Tornado jets struck oil fields in eastern Syria that help finance the Islamic State group and Germany prepared to send reconnaissance aircraft to the Middle East as coalition forces stepped up efforts to fight the militants.

Britain is already part of the U.S.-led coalition fighting IS, but it has restricted its actions to Iraq.
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