Flickr Commons/Beshr Abdulhadi

In a long fight punctuated by moral victories, this may be the biggest yet: The U.S.-led coalition in Iraq and Syria announced Monday morning that it had secured the historic Grand Mosque of Raqqa, a "milestone" in the years-long struggle to rout ISIS and take back its de facto capital.

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Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Hull

An unnamed service member died May 26 in Syria after a vehicle rollover accident, the Department of Defense announced. It also has yet to release his service branch.

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