The U.S. military said on Sunday, American-led forces launched 19 air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. The U.S. military said in a statement, of the 10 air strikes in Syria, nine hit Islamic State targets near the town of Kobani on the Turkish border. The other Syria strike hit an Islamic State position near Albu Kamal, close to Iraq. The statement said ,the nine air strikes inside Iraq hit Islamic State forces near Arbil, Mosul, Sinjar and al Asad. All the air strikes took place between Saturday morning and Sunday morning.