Tuesday, September 6, 2016
For Every American Soldier ISIS Has Killed The U.S. Has Killed 15,000 ISIS Fighters
The Independent: The US has killed 15,000 Isis fighters for every American soldier Isis has killed
Number of Isis militants killed in US strikes increased from 6,000 in January 2015 to 45,000 in July 2016
Isis has lost a staggering number of jihadists and has only killed three US troops in return, making the US-to-Isis "kill ratio" 15,000-to-one.
Earlier this year, President Barack Obama declared the group had lost swathes of territory and said its fighters "realise their cause is lost".
The US president said the so-called Islamic State had lost 40 per cent of its "caliphate" in Iraq and 10 per cent in Syria, and had suffered numerous financial setbacks.
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WNU Editor: Even former top U.S. military commanders are sceptical of these claims .... Former U.S. Commanders Take Increasingly Dim View of War on ISIS (Time).