Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
Russia has warned the U.S. that its military and allied Syrian forces are ready to attack a key U.S.-held base near the borders of Syria, Jordan, and Iraq, US defense officials said in a CNN report published on Thursday.
A spokesman for the military coalition against ISIS hinted today that the U.S. is still in touch with Russian forces operating in the same space, days after Russia cut off those communications amid rising tensions.
The U.S.-led coalition fighting ISIS in Syria has relocated its M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) from Jordan to the At Tanf training garrison in the southern part of the country, the site of several defensive strikes against militants loyal to the Bashar al-Assad that have raised the specter of an outright war with the Syrian government, CNN reports.