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The Pentagon denied reports about the attack by gunmen on a convoy of US and wounded us military in Syria. This was reported RIA Novosti the representative of the Pentagon Sean Robertson.
“The reports that three American soldiers and five soldiers SDS was wounded in an attack on a convoy in Deir-ez-Zor on may 26, 2020, is wrong. There was no assault,” said Robertson.
Earlier it was reported that a convoy of the US army in Syria was attacked by unknown, three American soldiers and five fighters of the “Syrian democratic forces” (SDS) were injured. SANA news Agency says the military has attacked an armed group near the North-Eastern province of Deir ez-Zor. The attackers used automatic weapons and grenades.
In April, the militants surrendered to Syrian government forces, told about the preparation of U.S. sabotage in the country. According to them, US instructors trained for sabotage on oil facilities and transport infrastructure. In addition, they were preparing terrorist acts on the territory controlled by Syrian government forces.
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