BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:35 P.M.) – ISIS militants have killed several American troops in eastern Afghanistan during an assault by Coalition forces against their positions according to the terrorist group’s media center.
The terrorist group claims that US and Afghan government forces attempted to storm one of their outposts in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province.
The report released by ISIS says that several US soldiers were killed in the ensuing firefight and that ISIS ultimately managed to repel the attack.
The US has recently up-scaled its military presence in Afghanistan, reportedly sending an additional 4,000 troops to the war-torn country in order to bolster existing forces.
The report by ISIS has been made available at the end of this article.