Latest News Wires US-led coalition strikes oil refinery held by Islamic militants

Explosions lit the sky for two hours in northern Syrian as airstrikes led by a US-led coalition against the self-styled Islamic state rained down on the town of Tel Abyad.

By , Associated Press

Airstrikes likely carried out by the US-led coalition struck an oil refinery in Syria held by the Islamic State group on Sunday, shaking buildings and sending flames shooting into the air near the Turkish border, a witness and activists said.