During this attack, several U.S. military personnel were wounded. However, Washington had not commented on the incident until the news was broadcast.
The U.S. Armed Forces together with the Kurdish-Arab militias of the Syrian Democratic Forces control territories in the north and northeast of the country in the provinces of Deir Ezzor, Al Hasaka, and Raqa.
It seems that the practice of regular rocket attacks on US-forces and -facilities in Iraq has expanded to Syria, as several rockets hit a US military base near the #Conico oil-field in the Deir ez-Zor province
These territories concentrate the largest amount of oil and gas fields in the region. The Syrian government has repeatedly condemned the U.S. presence, describing the occupation of its territory as an act of looting and banditry organized from Washington.
"There are frequent reports of attacks on the American military in northern Syria by groups of armed unknown detachments," Russia Daily recalled.
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