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ISIS-Linked Militants Claim Capture of US Weapons, Equipment in Afghanistan

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Islamic State terrorists. Militants linked to ISIS claim they captured US military weapons and equipment. Photo: Screenshot.

Militants linked to Islamic State have released photos that purport to show weapons and equipment that belonged to American soldiers and were captured by the group in eastern Afghanistan.

The photos, which came to light on Saturday, show an American portable rocket launcher, radio, grenades and other gear not commonly used by Afghan troops, as well as close up views of identification cards for a U.S. Army soldier, Specialist Ryan Larson.

Read full story at Reuters.

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