Fighter jets aboard the USS HW Bush
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Aboard carrier launching strikes on IS

American warplanes have continued to launch air strikes on Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq, many from the USS HW Bush in the Persian Gulf.

As the Nato summit takes place, American warplanes have carried out more attacks on Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq.

Many of the air strikes have been launched from an aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf, the USS George HW Bush.

Jonathan Beale reports.

  • 04 Sep
  • From the section World