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At least one Green Beret killed, several other US service members wounded in gunfight in Somalia

The coalition force was conducting a "multi-day operation" to clear al-Shabaab, an Islamist militant group, from nearby villages.
Green Berets make elevation adjustments to engage their target during an urban stress shoot on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, June 29, 2017.

US Special Forces troops killed 11 ISIS fighters in an undisclosed firefight in Niger

Though a military spokeswoman didn't say why the incident wasn't previously disclosed, a congressional aide said lawmakers were aware of the firefight.
Nigerien service members react to contact during an exercise in Diffa, Niger, March 3, 2017.

The US military is investigating images that allegedly show US soldiers targeted in Niger ambush

The Twitter account that posted the images said the images were obtained from an ISIS affiliate.

There are a lot of unanswered questions surrounding an ambush in Niger that left 4 US soldiers dead

Following the deaths of four US soldiers in Niger earlier in October, several questions remain unanswered, spurring lawmakers to press the White House.

China is building a new base in Africa that creates ‘significant operational security’ issues for the US military

Beijing will soon open a "logistical support" base not far from an important US facility in Djibouti, on the East African coast.