The operation in Iraq has so far claimed the lives of 117 US soldiers, an official Pentagon spokesman told journalists on Sunday.
According to his words, 105 soldiers were killed in clashes with the enemy or by "friendly fire," i.e. fire from their own side, and 12 more died in various incidents.
After 7 people were liberated from captivity on Saturday, there are no more prisoners of war in Iraq, said the spokesman. He added that 4 soldiers were reported missing.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part