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Pentagon Reviews ‘Force Protection’ Methods in Iraq after SEAL’s Death | Military.com

Pentagon Reviews ‘Force Protection’ Methods in Iraq after SEAL’s Death | Military.com

The U.S. Defense Department is reviewing force protection measures for U.S. troops moving forward with local forces in Iraq following the “surprise” ISIS counter-attack north of Mosul in which Navy SEAL Charles Keating IV was killed, the Pentagon’s spokesman said Thursday.

Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said “hard questions” had to be asked on why U.S. intelligence and surveillance failed to detect the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria…

Source: Pentagon Reviews ‘Force Protection’ Methods in Iraq after SEAL’s Death | Military.com