They saved the lives of many soldiers.
“That was Bryan,” I said, my voice shaking. “Bryan was there. That’s his group.”
Different spanks for different ranks.
Col. Bradley Moses was head of 3rd Special Forces Group during the deadly ambush.
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...
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
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.
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...
"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...
"Everything we're seeing right now is basically a cover-up that's occurring at the Pentagon and among general officers."
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