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They were painted as rogue Green Berets. This is the truth the Pentagon doesn’t want you to hear
“They didn’t care that there was no backup for those boys.”
The military keeps finding it did nothing wrong when it investigates itself
Lack of accountability.
In rare move, Army names 2 soldiers killed in 2017 Niger ambush honorary Green Berets
They saved the lives of many soldiers.
How I learned my Green Beret husband was killed in the Niger ambush
“That was Bryan,” I said, my voice shaking. “Bryan was there. That’s his group.”
Deadly Marine accident demonstrates the military’s accountability problem
Different spanks for different ranks.
Army withdraws promotion for colonel who was senior commander during 2017 Niger ambush
Col. Bradley Moses was head of 3rd Special Forces Group during the deadly ambush.
Esper won’t rule out a troop drawdown in Africa as France urges the US to stay
Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Monday that U.S. strategic goals could include drawing down troops in Africa despite French pleas that American support is "critical" to countering the growing strength of terror groups in the region with links to the Islamic State and al Qaeda
2 years after the Niger ambush, the US reportedly plans on ramping up counterterrorism efforts in the region
The United States plans on ramping up counterterrorism efforts in the Sahel region of Africa in response to an alarming rise in violent extremism there, Foreign Policy reports
Exclusive: These valor award citations show the remarkable heroism on display during the 2017 Niger ambush
In addition to showing how the four fallen soldiers fought to the end, the award citations also describe other service members' bravery that has remained a secret – until now.
Two senior Army officers are reportedly still eligible for promotion after failings found during Niger attack
The special operators were told to continue to their objective even though commanders had not reassessed the risks they faced given that the team had no plan to evacuate wounded under fire; no quick reaction forces were assigned to them; the team had little rest in the past 24 hours; and they would be operating near the border with Mali.
Senior commanders reportedly won’t be punished for deadly 2017 Niger ambush
"We can't continue to do these investigations and hold our subordinates accountable without holding our senior guys accountable. That's a bad message to send and we've been sending it in a number of investigations that have been done in the military and it's just plain wrong."
Rep. Gallego: Shanahan’s involvement in a ‘cover-up’ of the Niger attack is disqualifying
"Everything we're seeing right now is basically a cover-up that's occurring at the Pentagon and among general officers."
The Pentagon has kicked off its new ‘narrowly-scoped’ Niger ambush review
The Pentagon said on Thursday it has started a new, "narrowly-scoped" review of a deadly 2017 ambush in Niger, in which four U.S. soldiers were killed, to see whether additional punishments were needed
Shanahan orders new review into Niger ambush that left four soldiers dead
"I convened my own review so I can ensure from top to bottom there is the appropriate accountability."
The Pentagon Scapegoated Junior Officers For The Niger Ambush. Then Mattis Got Involved
The Department of Defense last month did an about-face on the punishments handed down to members of the Green Beret...
Senior Army General Reportedly Asked Whether Green Beret Ambushed In Niger Was Eligible For Medal Of Honor
One of the four Army Special Forces soldiers killed in the Oct. 4, 2017 ambush in Niger may potentially be...
One Major General Was The Fall Guy For The Niger Ambush. The Real Fault Lies Elsewhere
Major General Marcus Hicks, the senior officer reprimanded in connection with last year’s ambush in which four Army soldiers were...
Trump And Aides Caught On Tape Laughing During Discussion Of Niger Ambush
President Donald Trump drew laughs from some of his aides as he joked about what a “rough business” terrorism is...
France Took Out One Of The ISIS Leaders Behind The Niger Ambush
A commander of the ISIS affiliate in West Africa responsible for the October 2017 ambush that left four U.S. service...
Green Beret Singled Out For Blame In Niger Ambush Probe Recommended For Silver Star
The U.S. Army Special Forces team leader upon whom the Pentagon has heaped much of the blame for a deadly...
1 US Operator Killed, Another 4 Troops Wounded In Somalia
One U.S. special operator was killed and another four service members were wounded on Friday during a mission in Somalia...
More US Troops In Niger Were Nearly Wiped Out During Ambush And Chaotic Rescue
The full transcript of a video shown to Congress about the Niger ambush that killed four soldiers last October makes...
Fallen Soldiers May Receive Valor Awards After Botched Niger Mission
Editor’s Note: This article by Richard Sisk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran...
ISIS Ghouls Tried To Steal Fallen Soldiers’ Bodies In Niger. They Failed
The ISIS bastards who killed four U.S. soldiers in Niger last year were thwarted in an attempt to steal at...
4 Soldiers Fought To Their Deaths In Niger Ambush, Pentagon Now Says
Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, and Sgt. La David T....