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President Donald Trump is interviewed by Fox & Friends cohost Pete Hegseth at the White House, April 6, 2017.

The Fox & Friends host who persuaded Trump to pardon accused troops just leveled a warning for Pentagon leaders

Top military officials asked Trump not to pardon three service members. But he'd already decided after watching a 'Fox & Friends' segment.

The defense secretary begged Trump not to pardon accused and convicted war criminals

Trump has been tweeting about intervening in the war crimes cases of a Navy SEAL, an accused Green Beret, and a convicted Army lieutenant.
US Soldiers deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve await aerial extraction during an exercise in Iraq. President Trump made an uneasy connection between veterans and violence that experts say is not supported by evidence.

What we know about the death of a former Green Beret in Iraq, who was reportedly injured in a brawl with US troops

The Army veteran, who served 20 years as a Green Beret, died in what has been described as a violent brawl with US troops at a base in Erbil, Iraq.
A Navy SEAL stalks a target during a training exercise.

Here’s how to tell the US military’s most elite special operators apart

The US military's special operators, such as Delta Force and the Navy SEALs, are the most elite in the world — and perhaps the most secretive.
An Army Green Beret battling insurgents in Afghanistan.

Green Berets are reportedly helping Saudi Arabia destroy Houthi ballistic missiles in Yemen

About 12 Green Berets were deployed to the Saudi border with Yemen in late 2017 shortly after the Houthis fired a Burkan H-2 short-range ballistic missile at Riyadh, The New York Times reported.

2 US Navy SEALs suspected of killing an Army Green Beret could face the death penalty

The US Navy SEALs who authorities suspect killed an Army Green Beret in Mali could be the first sailors executed by the Navy in 150 years, a legal expert says.
Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar was killed June 4 in Bamako, Mali.

2 Navy SEALs are ‘persons of interest’ after Green Beret strangled and killed in Mali

Examiners ruled Logan Melgar's death "a homicide by asphyxiation," and two SEALs have reportedly gone from "witnesses" to "persons of interest."
US Army Green Berets make elevation adjustments during an urban stress-shoot on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

‘This was sophisticated’: US official says troops saw warning signs before Niger ambush

Officials say the ambush in Niger was partly attributable to a "massive intelligence failure," and they are investigating whether soldiers were lured into it.
A US Army Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha team, along with their Nigerien counterparts from the 1st Expeditionary Forces of Niger, conduct advanced nighttime marksmanship training at a Nigerien Army range, Sept. 11, 2017.

3 US Special Forces troops killed, 2 wounded in ambush in Niger

Three US Army Special Forces troops were reportedly killed while conducting a patrol with Nigerien troops in southwest Niger on Wednesday.