Officials: American fighting with Kurds against Islamic State group in Syria killed in battle

June 11, 2015 1:26 PM

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Officials: American fighting with Kurds against Islamic State group in Syria killed in battle

Television news crews gather Wednesday, June 10, 2015, near a business in Bolton, Mass., The business belonging to relatives of Keith Broomfield, an American fighting with Kurdish forces against the Islamic State group in Syria has been killed in battle, authorities said Wednesday, likely the first U.S. citizen to die fighting alongside them against the extremists. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (The Associated Press)

IRBIL, Iraq – Officials say an American has been killed fighting with Kurdish forces against the Islamic State group in Syria, likely the first U.S. citizen to die fighting alongside them against the extremists.

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