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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

US Transfers Goods to Seized Iraqi City


The Pentagon announced on Saturday night that US armed forces attacked targets from the air and parachuted humanitarian aid into the Iraqi city of Amreli, within which thousands of Shiites are trapped.

A spokesperson for the United States Department of Defense added that the goods were transferred as per the request of the Iraqi government, and was parachuted into the region by Australian, French and British jets.