“We are still assessing the damage,” he added.
The attack in the area of the Omar oil field in the province of Deir Ez-Zor was reported earlier by the Syrian state TV channel Suriya. The coalition confirmed this information, specifying that the Americans opened retaliatory artillery fire, there were no casualties
. In turn, the representative of the American contingent in Iraq and Syria, Colonel Wayne Marotto, said that one of the attackers was wounded.