"The entire counter-ISIS Coalition sends our deepest condolences to these heroes' families, friends and teammates". It did not identify the soldiers. The service members were part of a USA -led coalition fighting the Islamic State in Iraq. "Two died today in northern Iraq", he tweeted.
Back in March 17، a US-led airstrike in the then Daesh-held city of Mosul killed 105 civilians sheltered in the bottom floors of a structure.
A month after Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi declared victory over ISIS in Mosul, the coalition continues to aid the Iraqi armed forces fight against ISIS in other towns throughout the country. While the majority stay on heavily-fortified bases carrying out logistics or advisory roles, some have found themselves on the front lines. Notwithstanding the two troops killed Sunday, five different USA troops have been slaughtered in Iraq in the battle against IS, incorporating two in the fight to retake the northern city of Mosul.
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3 militants, 2 soldiers killed in Shopian encounter
Five soldiers were injured in the gunfight yesterday and had to be evacuated to 92 Base Hospital of the Army for treatment. Internet services have been blocked in Badgam district following the identification of Itoo among the slain militants.
Man accused of beating mother, sister, friend to death
Police say he used that same weapon to attack everyone he saw, including a fourth woman, 29-year-old Candace Murray. He took a framing hammer from the garage, broke into the home and attacked the group of women, according to police.