Niamey, Niger -- On Saturday the government of Niger held a memorial ceremony for its fallen in a square outside the mortuary building of the National Hospital in the capital city of Niamey. In attendance were members of the U.S. Army's elite Green Berets to pay homage to the four Nigerien soldiers who fought and died as brothers in arms alongside U.S. Special Forces soldiers … [Read more...] about Green Berets attend memorial of Nigerien soldiers killed while Pentagon inconsistent on Niger
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Niamey, Niger -- Shortly after releasing the names of the deceased Green Berets and soldiers from the ambush that occurred in the Tongo Tongo region of southwestern Niger. The Department of Defense (DOD) has just confirmed the death of a U.S. service member who was missing in action after the hellish firefight the Green Beret team assigned to the U.S. Army's 3rd Special Forces … [Read more...] about Body of U.S. soldier who was missing in action for 48 hours found in Niger.
Washington, D.C. -- The Department of Defense (DoD) has released a statement of the names of three soldiers that were killed in Niger assigned to the U.S. Army 3rd Special Forces Group based in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Green Berets Staff Sergeant (SSG) Bryan Black and SSG Dustin Wright along with SSG Jeremiah Johnson were confirmed by the DoD as being killed in action on … [Read more...] about BREAKING: Department of Defense releases names of Special Forces killed in Niger
Niamey, Niger -- More details continue to come to light on the fateful ambush in Niger on a 12 man team of U.S. Army Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha members, or what is known as a Green Beret ODA, and their Nigerien Army counterparts. French media are reporting that an unknown number of French Special Forces along with French warplanes responded to the 3rd Special … [Read more...] about French Special Forces responded to Green Berets ambushed in Niger.
Niamey, Niger -- On late Wednesday evening reports came to light that a 12 man team of U.S. Army Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha members, or what is known as a Green Beret ODA, and their Nigerien Army counterparts were ambushed. In the ensuing ambush both U.S. and Nigerien forces suffered casualties, SOFREP through its sources were able to verify that three Green … [Read more...] about SOFREP Exclusive: Details emerge of the ambush on Green Beret team in Niger
Niamey, Niger --Breaking news from several sources confirms that a joint U.S. and Nigerien patrol came under hostile fire near the Niger-Malian border. USAFRICOM Media Relations Officer, Samantha Reho sent this press release; "We can confirm reports that a joint U.S. and Nigerien patrol came under hostile fire in southwest Niger. We are working to confirm details on the … [Read more...] about BREAKING: AFRICOM confirms Green Beret team ambushed in Niger, 3 feared dead
Las Vegas, Nevada -- On Sunday the United States endured one of its bloodiest days in its history as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock unleashed upwards of 1,000 bullets into unsuspecting concert-goers, turning a country music festival into a hellscape of death and agonizing pain. The Las Vegas Police Department, in a press release late last evening, raised the death toll to 59 … [Read more...] about Tools of a madman: Leaked pictures of the weapons used in the Las Vegas massacre
Las Vegas, Nevada -- A country music festival in Las Vegas descended into chaos Sunday evening as a lone gunman turned Sin City into a war zone as he opened fire onto concert goers killing 58 and wounded 515 in what is now one of the worst mass shootings in the history of the United States. 22,000 innocent civilians were trapped in a buzzsaw of what was described as "nonstop … [Read more...] about Special Operations veterans examine the Las Vegas shooting
Washington, D.C. -- The United States has an anger problem, its moral compass is broken and is dangerously close to being smashed beyond repair. The divisiveness is at the greatest it has been since 1960's. And now there is a narrative beginning to take hold across the divisive socio-political battleground that the American flag is actually a symbol of fascist hate, loving … [Read more...] about Op-Ed: The death of the American Dream
Lawndale, California -- Over 100 Lawndale residents were evacuated from their homes last night after Los Angeles County Sheriff's (LASD) deputies discovered a large cache of what was reported as "military-grade weaponry and explosives," which included mortars, grenades and artillery shells. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Arson/Explosives Detail of the Special … [Read more...] about Military-grade weapons and explosives found in California home
Khartoum, Sudan -- On Sunday, U.S. President Donald Trump issued an enhanced version of his administration's travel ban and barred all travel to the United States from seven countries that, according to the current administration, pose a threat to national security, indefinitely. Trump retained the majority Muslim countries of Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Somalia, as well as … [Read more...] about Sudan, celebrating removal from Trump travel ban, purchases weapons from North Korea
New York City, New York -- As the world settles in for another week of U.S. President, Donald Trump and North Korean dictator, Kim Jong un exchanging apocalypse laced insults in some baffling game of 'brink-of-war' verbal one-upsmanship. A recent United Nations Security Council (UNSC) report investigating the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) seemingly unfettered … [Read more...] about United Nations report reveals North Korea has deep, shadowy connections in Africa.