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FOX News
Trump reportedly told slain soldier's widow 'he knew what he signed up for' President Donald Trump reportedly told the pregnant widow of a U.S. soldier w
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
President Donald Trump reportedly told the pregnant widow of a U.S. soldier who died last week in Niger that he "knew what he signed up for ... but when it happens, it hurts... Read more
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FOX News
Trump reportedly told slain soldier's widow 'he knew what he signed up for'President Donald Trump reportedly told the pregnant widow of a U.S. soldier who
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
President Donald Trump reportedly told the pregnant widow of a U.S. soldier who died last week in Niger that he "knew what he signed up for ... but when it happens, it hurts anyway." U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., told a local news outlet that... Read more
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SKY News
Trump: Dead soldier 'knew what he signed up for'Sgt La David Johnson, a Special Forces soldier, was among four US soldiers who
SKY News / Posted 4 hours ago
Sgt La David Johnson, a Special Forces soldier, was among four US soldiers who were killed serving in Niger. US President Mr Trump phoned Sgt Johnson's pregnant widow Myeshia Johnson and spoke to her for about five minutes, according to ABC... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump slammed for 'insensitive' phone call to Niger widowout of respect for the grieving families Sergeant Bryan C. Black, 35, Sergeant
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
out of respect for the grieving families Sergeant Bryan C. Black, 35, Sergeant Jeremiah W Johnson, 39, and Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, were the other three killed in Niger During a White House press conference on Monday, Trump indicated... Read more
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Slate
Forget Trump’s Latest Attack on Obama. Why Are U.S. Troops in Niger to Begin With?Who's winning, who's losing, and why. Questionable CallsTrump has sparked outr
Slate / Posted 14 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. Questionable CallsTrump has sparked outrage by suggesting that his predecessors didn’t call the grieving families of service members. If only we were as interested in why they are killed at all. President... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama didn't phone Gen. John Kelly when his son was KIA: sourcesaid Trump's charge was a 'f***ing lie' in a tweet in which she called the sitt
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
said Trump's charge was a 'f***ing lie' in a tweet in which she called the sitting president a 'deranged animal.' Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, of Lyons, Georgia and Sgt. La David T. Johnson of Miami Gardens, Florida White House Press Secretary... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump stands by his claim about calling families of the fallenMastromonaco called Trump's comment about his predecessors failing to call fami
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
Mastromonaco called Trump's comment about his predecessors failing to call families of the fallen a 'f---ing lie' Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, of Lyons, Georgia and Sgt. La David T. Johnson of Miami Gardens, Florida Fox & Friends host Brian... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sister of slain soldier lashes out at Trump over fallen troopsBryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington and Sergeant Jeremiah W Johnson, 39
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington and Sergeant Jeremiah W Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, of Lyons, Georgia and Sgt. La David T. Johnson of Miami Gardens, Florida The criticism aimed at Trump... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump writes families of U.S. troops slain in Niger, 'felt badly'Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington and Sergeant Jeremiah W Johnson, 39
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington and Sergeant Jeremiah W Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, of Lyons, Georgia and Sgt. La David T. Johnson of Miami Gardens, Florida 'Other presidents did not... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Howard Altman: Marine pushing for Warrior Games in Tampa wins medalsBack in July, Mike Nicholson, a Marine who lost three limbs in Afghanistan, was
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Back in July, Mike Nicholson, a Marine who lost three limbs in Afghanistan, was earning gold medals in the Defense Department's Warrior Games. Last month in Toronto, Nicholson continued his winning ways at the Invictus Games. "It was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida native was 4th US soldier killed in Niger ambushon Friday. Pictured is one of the three, Sergeant Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyall
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
on Friday. Pictured is one of the three, Sergeant Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington Pictured is Sergeant Dustin M Wright, 29, of Lyons, Georgia. The ambush occurred near Niger's border with Mali Pictured is Sergeant Jeremiah W... Read more
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FOX News
Fourth US soldier killed in Niger ambush identifieda fourth U.S. soldier killed earlier this week in the West African country of N
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
a fourth U.S. soldier killed earlier this week in the West African country of Niger. Sgt. La David T. Johnson, 25, of Miami Gardens, Fla., died in the Oct. 4 ambush, but his body was not recovered until Oct. 6. The Military Times reported... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON | After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON | After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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Gulf News
Fourth US soldier dead after attack in NigerAmerican officials say they believe extremists linked to Daesh were responsible
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
American officials say they believe extremists linked to Daesh were responsible for the ambush about 200km north of Niger’s capital, Niamey Washington: After an extensive search, a US soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was... Read more
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The Columbian
Officials: 4th U.S. soldier dead after attackWASHINGTON — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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WALB Albany
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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The News & Observer
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in Niger | News & Observer In this image provided by the U.S. Air Force, a U.S. Army c
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
| News & Observer In this image provided by the U.S. Air Force, a U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright of Lyons, Ga., late Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, upon... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerOctober 06, 2017 08:00 PM WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S.
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 11 days ago
October 06, 2017 08:00 PM WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and... Read more
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The Middletown Press
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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FOX News
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON – After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON – After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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FOX News
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in Nigerofficials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in Niger WASHINGTON – After an ext
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in Niger WASHINGTON – After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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The Register Citizen
US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in NigerWASHINGTON (AP) — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missin
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — After an extensive search, a U.S. soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger was found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger forces, U.S. military... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia soldier among 3 killed in Niger attackThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution A Georgian was among three killed during an a
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A Georgian was among three killed during an attack in Niger. (Credit: Getty Images) A South Georgia man was identified as one of the soldiers killed in an attack in Niger earlier this week, according to the U.S.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Department of Defense identifies 3 soldiers killed Wednesday in NigerFORT BRAGG, NC - MAY 13: A sign shows Fort Bragg information May 13, 2004 in Fa
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 11 days ago
FORT BRAGG, NC - MAY 13: A sign shows Fort Bragg information May 13, 2004 in Fayettville, North Carolina. The 82d Airborne Division was assigned here in 1946, upon its return form Europe. In 1951, XVIII Airborne Corps was reactivated here and Fort... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Georgia native among 3 soldiers killed in NigerWASHINGTON - A 29-year-old soldier from downstate Lyons, Georgia is among three
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - A 29-year-old soldier from downstate Lyons, Georgia is among three servicemen who died during a mission in the west African nation of Niger this week, according to the Defense Department. Officials said the three were on a... Read more
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The News & Observer
3 soldiers killed in Niger attack were special ops out of Fort BraggSoldiers killed in Niger assigned to Fort Bragg NC special forces | News & Obse
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Soldiers killed in Niger assigned to Fort Bragg NC special forces | News & Observer From left, U.S. Special Forces soldiers Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, reported killed in an attack in Niger Oct.... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Puyallup soldier killed in ambush in West AfricaA special forces medic from Puyallup is among three soldiers killed in an ambus
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 days ago
A special forces medic from Puyallup is among three soldiers killed in an ambush by militants in Niger in West Africa, according to the Pentagon. Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, 35, died from wounds he suffered on Wednesday while on patrol with local... Read more
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ABC News
3 soldiers killed in Niger ambush are identifiedAll three soldiers, commonly known as Green Berets, belonged to the 3rd Special
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
All three soldiers, commonly known as Green Berets, belonged to the 3rd Special Forces group based at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. They were among a squad of 10 to 12 U.S. soldiers on a joint patrol with Nigerien soldiers who came under attack by a... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
3 Fort Bragg soldiers killed in NigerFORT BRAGG, N.C. -- The Department of Defense has released the identities of th
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- The Department of Defense has released the identities of three soldiers who were killed during a mission in Niger on Wednesday, October 4. The soldiers were Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington. Staff Sgt.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springboro soldier Jeremiah Johnson killed in NigerOne of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County.
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
One of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County. Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, was killed Wednesday by Mali-based militants in Niger's Tillaberi region, according to a release from the U.S. Dept. of... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Georgia native among 3 soldiers killed in NigerWASHINGTON - A 29-year-old soldier from Lyons, Georgia is among three serviceme
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - A 29-year-old soldier from Lyons, Georgia is among three servicemen who died during a mission in southwest Niger in west Africa this week, according to the Defense Department. Officials said the three were on a reconnaissance patrol on... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Springboro soldier Jeremiah Johnson killed in NigerOne of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County.
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
One of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County. Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, was killed Wednesday by Mali-based militants in Niger's Tillaberi region, according to a release from the U.S. Dept. of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Springboro soldier Jeremiah Johnson killed in NigerOne of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
One of three U.S. soldiers killed in Africa on Wednesday is from Warren County. Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, was killed Wednesday by Mali-based militants in Niger's Tillaberi region, according to a release from the U.S. Dept. of... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia soldier among three Green Berets killed in West AfricaThe Department of Defense announced Friday that three Green Berets were killed
Savannah Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
The Department of Defense announced Friday that three Green Berets were killed Wednesday in Niger. Staff Sgts. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Wash.; Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio; and Dustin M. Wright, 29, of Lyons, Ga., all died in... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Special Forces soldiers killed in Niger were based at Fort BraggRALEIGH, N.C. — The three Special Forces soldiers killed in an ambush attack in
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. — The three Special Forces soldiers killed in an ambush attack in Niger on Wednesday were stationed at Fort Bragg, the Department of Defense said Friday. They were identified as Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Washington;... Read more
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