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Deadly Ambush in Niger Highlights America's Growing Mission in Africa


Three Special Forces soldiers were also killed and two wounded in an ambush during a routine training mission near Mali.

Source: New York Times

American forces are involved in and airstrikes as well as raids targeting Islamic terror groups in several parts of Africa.

Source: NBC

After an intense two-day search, local military forces Friday recovered the body of a U.S. Army commando who was inadvertently left behind after a daylight ambush by militants killed three other Green Berets in a rugged border region in Niger.

The fourth soldier had been missing since the attack.

Source: New York Times

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