Ex-navy Seal and sailor among US victims killed in Syria suicide attack

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  • Jonathan Farmer, Shannon Kent and Scott Wirtz named
  • Pentagon did not identify fourth person killed in attack

A US navy servicewoman and a former navy Seal are among the four Americans killed in a suicide bombing this week in northern Syria that the United States believes was probably carried out by Islamic State, officials said on Friday.

Army Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida; Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician Shannon Kent, 35, and Scott Wirtz, a civilian Department of Defense employee from St Louis, died during the Wednesday attack in Manbij, officials said in a statement.

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