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Tango0112 Apr 2017 3:50 p.m. PST

…Base In Syria.

"US forces in southern Syria came under attack by Islamic State militants around midnight local time on Saturday, joining with local partner forces to repel the assault in an hours-long fight that required multiple airstrikes and left three US-backed Syrian fighters dead.

US special-operations advisers were on the ground near the al-Tanf border crossing when a force of 20 to 30 fighters with the Islamic State, the terrorist group also known as ISIS or ISIL, attacked in what a US Central Command spokesman called a "complex and coordinated" attempt to take the base from the coalition…"
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Apache 612 Apr 2017 5:11 p.m. PST

Identifying friend from foe during that engagement must have been challenging.

How do you represent someone wearing the uniforms of a friendly force in a skirmish game?

28mm Fanatik12 Apr 2017 6:52 p.m. PST

Took a page right out of the Taliban playbook in their attack on Camp Bastion back in 2012.

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