29 Jun '16, 10pm

OIR Spokesman: Local Forces in Iraq, Syria Increase Pressure on ISIL - Department of Defense

OIR Spokesman: Local Forces in Iraq, Syria Increase Pressure on ISIL - Department of Defense

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2016 — Iraqi forces have begun working toward Mosul after their victory in Fallujah this week against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and the Syrian Democratic Forces are tightening a cordon around Manbij in an operation led by the Syrian Arab coalition, the Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman said today. Speaking live via videoconference from a command post in the Middle East, Army Col. Christopher Garver gave an update on the ISIL fight after offering condolences on the U.S.-led coalition’s behalf after deadly attacks yesterday on the Istanbul Ataturk International Airport in Turkey’s capital city. Also this morning, Defense Secretary Ash Carter called Turkish Minister of Defense Fikri Isik to express his deep condolences following the attack. Army Sgt. Aaron James, left, a trainer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion,...

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