US Department of Defense Statement – 02/02

Washington, DC (STL.News) The following statement is attributable to Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby.  It was released January 2, 2022:

U.S. Special Operations forces under the control of U.S. Central Command conducted a counterterrorism mission this evening in northwest Syria.  The mission was successful.  There were no U.S. casualties.  More information will be provided as it becomes available.”

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Defense