A convoy of U.S. and Syrian Defense Force (SDF) troops was attacked by a Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) today.
Initial reports say that five SDF troops were killed; two US troops injured.
Allegedly the second suicide bombing against US forces in Syria 5 days:
• Occurred in southern Hasakah, near Al-Shadadi in a patrol
• Car bomb
• 2 US soldiers were wounded, 5 SDF fighters killed
OIR Spokesman: "We can confirm a combined U.S. and Syrian partner force convoy was involved in an apparent VBIED attack today in Syria. There were no U.S. casualties. We will continue to review the situation and provide updates as appropriate."