At least 129 people, mostly militants, were killed today, while another 25 were wounded. U.S. airstrikes focused on the Mosul Dam region.
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In the city of Mosul, militants killed two civilians.
In Abu Ghraib, a bomb wounded four people.
Air strikes in Arab Jasam killed 25 militants.
Bombings in Fadhiliya killed 22 militants.
In al-Khasfa, 18 militants were struck down.
The air force killed 17 militants, including a prominent leader, in Tal Afar.
Fifteen militants were killed during airstrikes in Garma.
Eight militants leaders were killed in Qaim.