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December 19, 2014 11:53 am

ISIS Militants Killed in First Battle With U.S. Ground Troops After Attacking Iraqi Military Base

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The flag of the Syrian al-Qaeda-affiliated group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Daily Mail – A number of militants have been killed in Islamic State’s very first battle with U.S. ground troops after the extremists attempted to overrun an Iraqi military base.

The militants attacked Ein al-Asad military base on Sunday where more than 100 U.S. military support troops are based.

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  • charlie johnson

    Small units of the US military often accomplish great things,Once the big units move in to combat areas the heavy golfers come with them and direct the war from positions around the 18 hole golf course and the thing falls apart from there on. The best fighters in these units are ejected from the military as hostilities diminish. Anyway. The opposition is junior varsity as the golfer informed the news clerks.The bad guys must be lagging behind.

  • E Pluribus Wombat

    This is my shocked face.

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