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Pentagon IDs Soldier Killed Near Mosul - Daily Beast

A U.S. soldier killed during a patrol near Mosul, Iraq, has been identified as 25-year-old 1st Lt. Weston C. Lee of Bluffton, Georgia. The Pentagon said Lee was killed after an improvised explosive device detonated while he was assisting partnered ...and more »

Pentagon: 45 civilians killed by coalition strikes - KHQ Right Now

The Pentagon says investigations conducted during the month of March reveal that coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians, mostly in and around the city of Mosul. In a statement released Sunday, the Pentagon says in each incident "all feasible ...and more »

US reconsiders its responsibility for civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria - Los Angeles Times

As the battle against Islamic State intensifies in heavily populated cities, the U.S. military has reexamined the way it reports whether its daily bombing runs over Iraq and Syria are inadvertently killing civilians. The review, amid mounting criticism ...and more »

US service member killed in blast near Mosul, coalition says - The Guardian

A US service member died of wounds sustained from an explosion outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Saturday, the US-led military coalition said. A statement from the department of defence said first lieutenant Weston Lee, 25, of Bluffton ...and more »

Mosul battle 'over in three weeks', top commander predicts - ABC Online

An Iraqi commander says he expects to dislodge Islamic State (IS) from Mosul in May despite resistance from militants in the densely populated Old City district. Key points: Commanders says "maximum of three weeks" before Mosul recaptured; Islamic ...and more »

Pentagon admits the US-led air campaign against ISIS has killed 352 civilians - Business Insider

Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve At least 352 civilians have been killed in U.S.-led strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in 2014, the U.S. military said in a statement on Sunday. The ...and more »

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians in Iraq and Syria - Business Insider

BAGHDAD (AP) — Investigations conducted during the month of March reveal that U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria killed 45 civilians, mostly in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul, according to a Pentagon ...and more »

US Service Member Killed in Mosul, Iraq: Pentagon - NBCNews.com

An Army platoon leader was killed Saturday by an improvised explosive device outside Mosul, military officials said. The soldier, 1st Lt. Weston Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, was on patrol when the device detonated, the 82nd Airborne Division in Fort ...and more »

Top Iraqi commander says ISIS will be kicked out of their last Iraqi stronghold in May - Business Insider

Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) fires towards Islamic State militants during a battle, west of Mosul Thomson Reuters A top Iraqi commander expects to dislodge Islamic State from Mosul in May despite resistance from militants in the densely populated ...and more »

US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul - Business Insider

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says an American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. weston lee US Army WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says an American soldier has died in ...and more »