US rescue attempt to free hostages in Syria was unsuccessful, says Pentagon

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 21, 2014 01:56

A US attempt to rescue American hostages held in Syria held by ISIS and ISIL had failed, according to the Pentagon. the operation invoolbed air and ground components. The recent mission was not successful because the hostages were not present at the targeted location, the Pentagon said in a statement on Wednesday.


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