President Trump traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware this morning to get the bodies of four Americans slain in a suicide battle in Syria on Wednesday.U.S.
Central Command stated in a declaration after the blast that 2 U.S. servicemembers, one Department of Defense civilian and one specialist had actually died, and another three Americans were injured. Operation Inherent Willpower, the U.S.-led coalition against ISIS, verified the casualties and stated that they were eliminated while on a regular patrol of the Northern city of Manbij, Syria.
src=” https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/640/320/Trump-Dover-2.jpg?ve=1&tl=1″>President Donald Trump salutes as
a U.S. Navy bring team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Scott A. Wirtz, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at Dover Flying Force Base, Del.( AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) On Friday, 3 of the four Americans slain were identified. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan R. Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida, Navy Chief Cryptologic Service Technician (Interpretive) Shannon M. Kent, 35, of upstate New York and Defense Department civilian Scott A. Wirtz of
St. Louis, Missouri were all called as victims of the suicide blast.The fourth was recognized on Saturday as 27-year-old Ghadir Taher, an Arabic translator from East Point, Georgia. It is believed 16 people passed away in overall.
src=” https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/640/320/AP19019571796802.jpg?ve=1&tl=1″>President Donald Trump welcomes Col. Dawn C. Lancaster, Leader Flying Force Mortuary Affairs, at Dover Flying Force Base, Del., Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, as he shows up to pay tribute to the 4 Americans killed
in a suicide bomb attack in Syria as their remains are returned.( AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) 3 AMERICANS ELIMINATED IN SYRIAN SUICIDE BLAST RECOGNIZED Heading to the Flying force base Saturday early morning, President Trump stated he was going to fulfill with the households, something he stated” may be the hardest thing I need to do as President.” The Islamic State took credit for the terror attack, saying that a person of its members performed a suicide mission and detonated his explosive vest. The attack comes just a few days after President Trump revealed by means of Twitter on Sunday his plans to hit ISIS difficult prior to starting a “long past due” removal of troops from Syria.
President Donald Trump salutes as a military honor guard brings the remains of Scott Wirtz, a civilian employee of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Firm killed in addition to three members of the U.S. armed force during a current attack in Syria, past during a dignified transfer ceremony at Dover Flying force Base, in Dover, Delaware, U.S., January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Barria -RC18A626C300.” Starting the long past due pullout from Syria while striking the little remaining ISIS territorial caliphate hard, and from numerous instructions.
Will assault [ISIS] once again from existing close-by base if it reforms,” he wrote.US SERVICEMEMBERS KILLED IN SUICIDE BLAST IN SYRIA, OFFICIALS SAY
Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan Farmer is endured by his partner, four children and parents. He signed up with the army in 2005 and served six overseas battle tours, USA Today reports.
src=” https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/640/320/Jonathan-Farmer-.jpg?ve=1&tl=1″>Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan R. Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida was killed in the suicide battle in Syria on Wednesday. He is made it through by better half, 4 children and moms and dads. Shannon M. Kent, a primary crypotologic service technician, is also endured by her partner and two kids. She employed in the Navy in 2003, following in the police steps of her daddy, who was the third-highest ranking officer in the New York State Police.New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered that flags state-wide were lowered to half mast in honor of Kent, according to New york city Daily News.
Interpretive) Shannon M. Kent, 35, of Pine Plains, N.Y. Kent was eliminated throughout Wednesday’s fear attack. New York City Guv Andrew Cuomo ordered flags state-wide be decreased to half mast in honor of Kent “src=” https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/640/320/ContentBroker_contentid-54b350970fac4ca2ac57e229af677c92.jpeg?ve=1&tl=1″>Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician( Interpretive )Shannon M. Kent, 35, of Pine Plains, N.Y. Kent was eliminated during Wednesday’sterror attack. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo bought flags state-wide be decreased to
half mast in honor of Kent. (U.S. Navy by means of AP)” We owe her our eternal appreciation for her generous commitment and sacrifice,” Cuomo said, according to the Navy Times.Scott A. Wirtz, 42
, had a large prolonged family in his home town of St. Louis, Missouri. He has been a member of the U.S. Navy for 8 years, where he worked as a Navy SEAL.He received many awards for outstanding military achievement, consisting of the Navy and Marine Corps Accomplishment Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon, Pistol Professional Medal, and, with the intelligence agency, the Secretary of Defense Medal for the Global War on Terrorism, the St. Louis Dispatch reports.
src=” https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/640/320/Scott-Wirtz.jpg?ve=1&tl=1″>Scott A. Wirtz,
42, a Navy SEAL, also lost his life throughout the bombing. (Scott A. Wirtz) Following the deadly attack on Wednesday, Vice President Pence released a statement on behalf of himself and President Trump
” President Trump and I condemn the terrorist attack in Syria that declared American lives and our hearts are with the liked among the fallen. We honor their memory and we will always remember their service and sacrifice,” the statement read.CLICK HERE TO GET
THE FOX NEWS APP “Thanks to the nerve
of our Armed Forces, we have crushed the ISIS caliphate and devastated its abilities. As we start to bring our soldiers house, the American people can be guaranteed, for the sake of our soldiers, their families, and our nation, we will never ever allow the remnants of ISIS to reestablish their wicked and homicidal caliphate– not now, not ever,” it continued.Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan likewise provides a reaction to the deadly attack on Wednesday.” Permit me to extend on behalf of
the Department of Defense our thoughts and prayers to the households and employee of those killed and wounded throughout today’s attack in Manbij,” Shanahan stated.” Our battle versus terrorism is ongoing and we will remain alert and devoted to its damage.”” Today is a plain tip of the harmful missions our men
and ladies in uniform perform on our behalf each and every day,” he said.Fox News’ Kathleen Joyce contributed to this postRead the Original Post.