U.S. service member, 3 Mormon missionaries injured in attack
The State Department confirms.
The State Department declined to say how many Americans were injured in the terror attacks, for which the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has claimed responsibility.
“We know that a number of U.S. citizens were injured in the attacks, but we do not have an accurate figure right now,” State Department spokesman John Kirby told reporters on Tuesday afternoon. “We do not know of any U.S. deaths at this point.“The number [of injured Americans] keeps fluctuating, as you might expect it would in a situation that is this fluid,” Kirby added, refusing to give a minimum number of confirmed injuries…
The Pentagon has confirmed that a U.S. service member and his family were injured on Tuesday. Three Mormon missionaries from Utah were also reported among the injured.