‘Enemy fire’ kills US coalition service member in Iraq

A US service member has been killed in northern Iraq, US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said. (File photo: AP)

A US service member has been killed in northern Iraq, US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Tuesday.

“It is a combat death, of course. And a very sad loss,” Carter told reporters in Stuttgart.

Carter gave no details about the service member who was killed but said the incident occurred near Erbil.

 

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