Government officials have confirmed British military "extensive air and training support" to Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State insurgents.
They outlined a number of recent airstrikes including:
- May 19 A Reaper aircraft and two Tornado GR4s patrolling northern Iraq attacked a number of bunkers with Hellfire missiles and Paveway precision bombs
- May 20 Tornados struck a weapons store, a weapons cache in a tunnel and a camouflaged position (video above)
- May 22 A Reaper successfully engaged terrorists burying improvised explosive devices next to a road
- May 24 Islamic State armoured vehicle, buildings and bulldozer packed with explosives destroyed
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