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Pentagon: US Airstrikes on IS Oil Facilities 'Minimally Effective'

The Pentagon has started bombing Islamic State (IS) oil trucks because it says airstrikes on militant-controlled oil facilities have been only "minimally effective." U.S.-led coalition spokesman Colonel Steve Warren on Wednesday said airstrikes destroyed 116 oil tankers in eastern Syria since Sunday. He said U.S. planes dropped leaflets warning the drivers to jump out of the trucks and run away. Warren said it is unlikely the drivers belong to IS. Watch: Related TV report...

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