Coalition troops fighting Islamic State on a road leading to the tense front line with Turkish-backed fighters, at Halawanji village, north of Manbij, Syria. A US and British service member died in explosive attacks on Thursday in Syria. Photo: AP 

US and British service members killed in Syria by improvised explosives

The deadly blast occurred near the northern city of Manbij, an Arab-Kurdish town not far from the border with Turkey

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Coalition troops fighting Islamic State on a road leading to the tense front line with Turkish-backed fighters, at Halawanji village, north of Manbij, Syria. A US and British service member died in explosive attacks on Thursday in Syria. Photo: AP 
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