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Media: unidentified persons fired at a U.S. military base in Syria

The illegal American military base in the province of hasakah in North-Eastern Syria came under rocket attack, according to Syrian newspaper Al-Watan.

According to the newspaper, the illegal American base, located in the city of al-Shadadi, was attacked by gunmen.

In recent months in the media there are regular reports of attacks by unknown groups in the us military in the Syrian provinces of al-hasakah and Deir-ez-Zor. The Pentagon denied this information.

Armed conflict in Syria began in 2011. In some areas continue to sweep from the militants. Military of the United States are located in the provinces of al-hasakah and Deir-ez-Zor without a legitimate reason. They concentrated their forces around major oil and gas fields.

Syrian authorities have repeatedly stated that being in the country of American troops violating the sovereignty of the state and all international norms. In turn, the US special envoy on Syria, James Jeffrey announced in early may that Washington seeks restoration of the situation before the conflict began in 2011 and eventually retiring from all armed forces, primarily Iran.