BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 P.M.) – The U.S. Coalition announced this evening that at least two of their soldiers and two American civilians were killed when an Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) detonated his suicide belt at a restaurant in Manbij.

The blast happened near a restaurant and market.

Preliminary reports said at least six people were killed and 19 others injured by the explosion. However, the death significantly increased over the last few hours, with some reports claiming that over 25 were killed.

he so-called Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIL/ISIS) later claimed responsibility.

Surveillance footage from a nearby shop shows the blast erupting on a busy pavement, with a child fleeing.

The fireball engulfed several civilians on the street.

The US service members were reportedly killed in the explosion while conducting a routine patrol, according to a tweet from the US-led coalition ‘Operation Inherent Resolve.’

The attack comes after US President Donald Trump announced last month that around 2,000 US troops are to be withdrawn from Syria.

 

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Gerd Görges
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Deep-state CIA organising attacks on American personnel in order to prevent the withdrawal. No proof, of course, but this is the likeliest interpretation.
(You might say: “Won’t these attacks strengthen the will to withdraw?” But, no. The point is to show that “ISIS” is still alive and dangerous. The American dead are necessary to get media attention because you don’t get that without.)

Sweet robert
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Sweet robert

Vast majority of Americans are against war so they manufacture propaganda to draw an emotional response from citizens to change the opinion as was done with the 1st Iraq war. These “spy organizations” and the politicians are evil and corrupt. Blood is on their hands. May they get their just rewards, eternal h**l.

Daeshbags-Sux
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So you do with your anti-west, anti-US, anti-Jew, anti-Christian propaganda…

Goyim
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How convenient that this takes place when the US is withdrawing…almost like (((someone))) wants them to stay in Syria, but I can’t place my finger on it…

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Nestor Arapa

Me atrevería de afirmar que Erdogan está detrás de este ataque, sabemos el papel sucio que juega el gobierno Turco.

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More Americans dying for the defense of Israel. Are you pi**ed yet goyim ?…. you should be.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Far less than those who died in the WTC attack… and 8 of the hijackers had Iranian support+training 😉 Also remember that Ossama and his close clique were trained by late Hezbollocks commander Imad Mugniyeh. As for Qaeda, IS also did attacks inside the USA as in the EU, thus, it’s legitimate and necessary we all go after our enemies, rather than having to fight them in Poitiers, Vienna or having to reconquer Spain. We shall also teach ’em that there is a VERY high price to pay for attacking us in our homes. Thus, I fear we’re too lenient… Read more »

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Lol the French won’t want another battle in Poitiers after what happened last time.

Daeshbags-Sux
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al-Soussah city just felt to SDF+CJTF/OIR coalition 2 hours ago…
Only al-Marashidah, al-Safinah and Ash Shajlah remain under IS control.
The shitlamic pseudo-state now still controls only about 10 km²…
The end is near, remaining roaches can prepare to meet their doom…

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You will never defeat Islamic State USA Russia Iran Israel you are allies of devil and your proxies won’t benefit you, maybe on news you can spread lies about Islamic State but in reality they have support from 50% of worlds Sunni population they are here to stay to defeat you and send you all to h**l where your master shaitan awaits you

Sweet robert
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Sweet robert

Writing propaganda supporting these paid Mercs who have committed crimes, including Genocide makes you a co terrorist.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Exact… And he’d better take care : seems he’s a Saudi and IS is banned as a terror organisation in KSA too. If KSA’s mukhabarat catches him, he’s in for well deserved very hard times 😉

Sweet robert
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Sweet robert

FYI clown the majority of SAA is Sunni. Marjority of Syrians oppose all these mercs. Try writing comments on right wing websites were ignorant people buy into your nonsense. Begone freak.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Any way, most of those this idiot believes are [Sunni] Muslims are so because parents dragged them into it but don’t give a fück about religion. When it comes to IS in Syria or Iraq, only a few are remaining, 99% have been exterminated. So is it for their African branch Boko-Haram. Their “state” shrank from a country size to a few villages. What is funny is that it was IRGC which helped Zarqawi to found IS and worked at merging what was the Iraqi branch of al-Qaeda with Ba’athist resistance after Saddam’s fall… Then Iran even teamed with the… Read more »

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Abu bakr : except that your Allah’s real name is Hubal (Allah meaning the god [of Mecca]) which in other areas was also called Ba’al the Moon-God (that’s why you have Moon crescents on mosques), Baal-Zebub (the lord of flies) or Belzebuth, the general in chief for the armies of Hëll…

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

How funny you says others’ “master” is Shaitan while he’s yours, BTW, ‘Sheitan’ is a Hebrew world meaning ‘enemy’ so as soon you’re an enemy for the Jews, you’re a ‘sheitan’…

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

You don’t even know about your own pseudo-religion’s Hëll since al-Jahimi is run by angel Maalik, not by “Shaitan”, thus, since your “god” is actually a demon…

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Moreover, all we’d need to do to get rid of Islam would be pushing a button!
All is needed is to vaporise the Ka’aba’s black stone : it’d make the Hajj pilgrimage impossible and since it’s mandatory for any Muslim and a pillar of Islam, as Koran shall not be reformed, making the Hajj impossible means the end of Islam.

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Oh, BTW, when it comes to Sunni populations, would Catholics use the same method of counting imams use, there’d be 4-5 billions Catholics LOL! In fact, 1 century ago, 99% of Africans were Muslims. Now 54% of Africans are Christians while Atheism is sky-rocketting and Animism and Voodoo are doing a serious come-back. Every year, 2 millions Indonesians are leaving Islam and it’s going the same way where there is no capital punishment for leaving Islam. The #1 Saudi imam said a few years ago that without the death threats on apostates, Islam would have disappeared for long. Every year,… Read more »

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And, “dear” Abu bakr, you also forget your own so-called prophet own prophecies! “It is narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Umar (‘Abdullah b. ‘Umar) that the Messenger of Allah (Peace be upon him) observed: Verily Islam started as something strange and it would again revert (to its old position) of being strange just as it started, and it would recede between the two mosques just as the serpent crawls back into its hole.” – Sahih Muslim Book 1 Hadith 271 So… be ready to crawl back into your serpent’s hole! Hmmm, isn’t the serpent/snake a metaphor for the devil… Read more »