Initial reports suggest the attack did not lead to any union casualties, a union authorities informed CNN.
Some American forceswere at the base at the time of the attack, the authorities stated.
Russia bombed the At Tanf Garrison in June 2016, however there were no United States forces there at the time. Throughout that occurrence the union sent out airplane in an effort to avoid airstrikes.
The Syrian opposition forces, referred to as VSO, who took part in Saturday’s battle are different from the Syrian Democratic Forces the union is dealing with in the northern part of the nation.
“In Southern Syria, vetted Syrian opposition forces concentrate on carrying out operations to clear ISIS from the Hamad Desert and have actually contributed in countering the ISIS risk in southern Syria and preserving security along the Syria-Jordan border,” stated the union.
ISIS has actually taken big swaths of land in its mission to develop a caliphate– an Islamic state– that stretches from western Syria to eastern Iraq.
Countries taking part in the US-led union fighting ISIS
consist of the United Kingdom, France, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Jordan, to name a few.