Kilo Company discovered two IEDs in Haqlaniyah and detained two individuals nearby. EOD blew one IED in place and disabled the other. — Source: First Marine Division Press Release.
Enemy forces set off an IED near the entrance to FOB Haqlaniyah, resulting in two Marine fatalities.
“Marine Lance Cpl. Adam C. Conboy, 21, of Philadelphia, Pa., died May 12 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Anbar province.” — Source: Department of Defense Read more
Kilo Company engaged a group of insurgents in an abandoned hotel in Haqlaniyah; after a several hour firefight, the hotel was destroyed by precision-guided munitions dropped by aircraft. — Source: 1st Marine Division Press Release