- The United States has carried out two air raids on trucks carrying oil from terrorist movement Islamic State (IS). CBS News reported Monday that five hundred trucks have been destroyed in the attacks.
It would be about half of all lorries by IS are used to smuggle oil to sell on the black market. The terrorist movement would be with that trade estimated one million dollars (940 000 euros) earn per day.
According to CBS, the US bombed fuel trucks in the past, because the risk of civilian deaths is too big. American planes were to attack flyers have dropped with a warning to the truck drivers.
The US Department of Defense would also have relaxed the rules on limiting civilian deaths. Previously could not be bombed if there was a citizen in the region seen. Now, not only by an airstrike comes when least five civilians have been seen.