The serviceman had been training paramilitary fighters in Iraqi Kurdistan and was killed in a battle at the city of Erbil.
Militants of Daesh terrorist group killed a member of a special unit of the US Navy SEALS Charles Keating in Iraq.
According to some media, the killed Navy SEAL was the grandson of a prominent US lawyer and financier Charles Keating. In addition, he was a cousin of the US swimmer Gary Hall Jr., who used to be a five-time Olympic champion and a three-time world champion.
According to the head of the Pentagon Ashton Carter, the serviceman had been training Kurdish Peshmerga fighters in Iraqi Kurdistan and was killed in a battle at the city of Erbil.