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Another Combat Death in Iraq May Presage Future U.S. Role – The New York Times

Another Combat Death in Iraq May Presage Future U.S. Role – The New York Times

The Islamic State fighters arrived on the outskirts of the northern Iraqi town of Teleskof before dawn. Launching a sophisticated attack from multiple directions, they used armored bulldozers to plow over a protective trench so their convoy of trucks — some laden with explosives — could drive deep into the town. Residents and some local soldiers quickly fled.

A group of Navy SEALs who were in Teleskof called urgently for help. Roughly a dozen more SEALs arrived…

Source: Another Combat Death in Iraq May Presage Future U.S. Role – The New York Times