2,224 American military service members (0 more than last week) were reported killed in Afghanistan since the war began in 2001, according to The Associated Press.

4 people were injured including the bomber when a man’s explosive device detonated early in New York. Police arrested the man, according to CNN.    

25,000 soldiers were lost by the Iraqi army in its fight against ISIS. Iraq declared victory over ISIS on Saturday, according to CNN.

Dec. 10 is the new Iraqi national holiday declared by Iraq’s prime minister during a parade honoring the country’s victory over ISIS, according to The Associated Press.