U.S. rejects claims that jihadis expelled American troops from Syrian town

September 17, 2016 2:06 PM

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A video posted on social media appears to show rifle-toting militants shouting “Death to America” as a team of U.S. special operations troops driving a convoy of pick-up trucks laden with crew-serve weapons leaves the town of Al Ra’i.

The video shows U.S. commandos riding in a convoy with Turkish tanks. It circulated on social media Friday as U.S. officials disclosed that small teams of U.S. special operations troops are now operating with Turkish troops in Syria.

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