U.S. forces patrol on the outskirts of the Syrian town, Manbij, a flashpoint between Turkish troops and allied Syrian fighters and U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters, in al-Asaliyah village, Aleppo province, Syria, March 7, 2017. (Arab 24 via AP)

Thousands Of US Troops Head To Kuwait To Fight In Syria, Iraq

The U.S. military is sending an additional 2,500 ground troops to back up coalition forces battling ISIS in Iraq and Syria.