An ISIS commander tried to record helmet-camera footage that probably would've made for a great propaganda video if his unit's attack was successful, but instead, he recorded himself getting smoked as his supposed "brothers" left him behind.

It's must-see TV, so grab the popcorn.

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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.

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And no one knows that better than military service members and we have the pictures to prove it.

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U.S. Marine Corps photo

A U.S. Marine sergeant was shot in February by a member of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Syria, first reported by Task & Purpose, and the Pentagon has been attempting for days to spin the truth of the first known instance of an insider attack there.

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Kane Downey

U.S. Central Command released a statement on Friday saying that its investigation into the Feb. 17 shooting of Marine Sgt. Cameron Halkovich by a member of the Syrian Democratic Forces, first reported by Task & Purpose, was "unable to conclusively determine" if he was shot intentionally.

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Sgt. Conner Robbins/US Marine Corps

It was a pitch black Saturday evening at a remote outpost in Syria last February when Sgt. Cameron Halkovich and Cpl. Kane Downey began their rounds, checking Marines on perimeter security.

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Sputnik/Associated Press/Mikhail Voskresenskiy

UPDATE: This story has been updated with comments from Defense Secretary James Mattis.

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