Pentagon identifies Marine killed in Iraq
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The Pentagon on Sunday identified a Marine killed in Iraq over the weekend.

According to the Department of Defense's statement, Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer died Saturday "after being engaged by enemy small-arms fire while conducting combat operations."


The 35-year-old was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, which fights ISIS.

The death of Koppenhafer, from Mancos, Colo., is under investigation.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpWHCA calls on Trump to denounce video depicting him shooting media outlets Video of fake Trump shooting members of media shown at his Miami resort: report Trump hits Fox News's Chris Wallace over Ukraine coverage MORE has scaled down U.S. presence in Iraq during his tenure.

Earlier this month, the Pentagon blamed that drawdown for the resurgence of ISIS.