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Coalition Forces Firing on Last ISIS Positions

Coalition Forces launch a mortar toward a known ISIS position to assist the Syrian Democratic Forces in their military offensive to clear the Iraqi-Syrian border, May 13, 2018. The Coalition fired hundreds of mortar rounds within a few days in support of their SDF partners as they continued their effort to rid Syria of the final ISIS strongholds within the country. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy R. Koster)

Coalition Forces launch a mortar toward a known ISIS position to assist the Syrian Democratic Forces in their military offensive to clear the Iraqi-Syrian border, May 13, 2018. The Coalition fired hundreds of mortar rounds within a few days in support of their SDF partners as they continued their effort to rid Syria of the final ISIS strongholds within the country. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy R. Koster)

Coalition Forces launch a mortar toward a known ISIS position to assist the Syrian Democratic Forces in their military offensive to clear the Iraqi-Syrian border, May 13, 2018. The Coalition fired hundreds of mortar rounds within a few days in support of their SDF partners as they continued their effort to rid Syria of the final ISIS strongholds within the country. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy R. Koster)

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Mortar Illumination Rounds

U.S. Army Soldiers with Alpha Company, 2-501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, fire an 81mm mortar in support of the Afghan National Army during operation Maiwand 10 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Dec. 26, 2017. The Soldiers fired multiple illumination rounds in order to light a nearby area of Marjah where the ANA experienced a nighttime ambush. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff)

U.S. Army Soldiers with Alpha Company, 2-501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, fire an 81mm mortar in support of the Afghan National Army during operation Maiwand 10 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Dec. 26, 2017. The Soldiers fired multiple illumination rounds in order to light a nearby area of Marjah where the ANA experienced a nighttime ambush. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff)

U.S. Army Soldiers with Alpha Company, 2-501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, fire an 81mm mortar in support of the Afghan National Army during operation Maiwand 10 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Dec. 26, 2017. The Soldiers fired multiple illumination rounds in order to light a nearby area of Marjah where the ANA experienced a nighttime ambush. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff)