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AllAfrica.com
More Remains of U.S. Army Soldier Killed in Niger are FoundJohnson and three other U.S. soldiers were killed on October 4 when their convo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Johnson and three other U.S. soldiers were killed on October 4 when their convoy was ambushed as it left the village of Tongo Tongo. The official said medical examiners had verified Johnson's remains, which were found at the site where his body... Read more
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The Columbian
Discovery of soldier’s missing remains in Niger raises questionsCommand discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was ini
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Command discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was initially found outside the remote village of Tongo Tongo, where he and the other soldiers were killed during a fierce attack by as many as 50 Islamist militants. Along... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
More remains belonging to Sgt. Johnson found in Niger, military saysCommand discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson's body was ini
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Command discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson's body was initially found outside the remote village of Tongo Tongo, where he and the other soldiers were killed during a fierce attack by as many as 50 Islamist militants. Along... Read more
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Philly.com
More remains belonging to Sgt. La David Johnson found in Niger, military saysCommand discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was ini
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Command discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was initially found outside the remote village of Tongo Tongo, where he and the other soldiers were killed during a fierce attack by as many as 50 Islamist militants. Along... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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The Mercury News
Additional remains of Sgt. Johnson found in NigerCommand discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was ini
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Command discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson’s body was initially found outside the remote village of Tongo Tongo, where he and the other soldiers were killed during a fierce attack by as many as 50 Islamist militants. Along... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
More remains belonging to Sgt. La David Johnson found in Niger, military saysCommand discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson's body was ini
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Command discovered the remains Nov. 12 at the site where Johnson's body was initially found outside the remote village of Tongo Tongo, where he and the other soldiers were killed during a fierce attack by as many as 50 Islamist militants. Along... Read more
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BBC News
More remains of US soldier found in Nigerafter the ambush. Bodies of the other three soldiers were discovered on the sa
BBC News / Posted yesterday
after the ambush. Bodies of the other three soldiers were discovered on the same day they were attacked in the village of Tongo Tongo on 4 October. Two villagers who found Sgt Johnson said his body had a gaping head wound and his hands had been... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
US Official: Additional Remains of Sgt. La David Johnson Found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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CBS News
Additional remains of U.S. soldier found in Nigerthis month, nervous villagers described the attack to CBS News foreign correspo
CBS News / Posted yesterday
this month, nervous villagers described the attack to CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta in the village of Tongo Tongo, where the ambush took place. A village elder, who was so nervous he asked to speak at another location, told... Read more
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EuroNews
More remains of Sgt. La David Johnson recovered in NigerPentagon confirmed Tuesday. The remains were identified via DNA testing and re
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Pentagon confirmed Tuesday. The remains were identified via DNA testing and retrieved from the spot near the village of Tongo Tongo, Niger, where Johnson and three other American soldiers were ambushed and killed on Oct. 4 by ISIS-linked... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KIVI Boise
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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New York Daily News
Remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found weeks after his funeralhis funeral. FBI and military investigators found the remains during a Nov. 12
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
his funeral. FBI and military investigators found the remains during a Nov. 12 inspection of the ambush site outside of Tongo Tongo, a U.S. official told ABC News. “We can confirm that the Armed Forces Medical Examiner has positively identified... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in NigerUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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News 8000
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
US official: Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigermilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place on October 4. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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ABC News
Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Nigerwhen their patrol of 12 U.S. and 30 Nigerien forces was ambushed by an ISIS-aff
ABC News / Posted yesterday
when their patrol of 12 U.S. and 30 Nigerien forces was ambushed by an ISIS-affiliated group when leaving the village of Tongo Tongo on Oct. 4. Johnson's family has been notified of the new discovery, the official said. Myeshia Johnson sobs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Questions Asked, Unasked, Half-Answeredtending cattle found the remains of the soldier Oct. 6, two days after the atta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
tending cattle found the remains of the soldier Oct. 6, two days after the attack outside the remote Niger village of Tongo Tongo, which also left five Nigerien soldiers dead. The children notified him. When Boubacar went to the location, a... Read more
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ABC News
American investigators visit scene of deadly ambush in Nigerto conclude in January. "A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military invest
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
to conclude in January. "A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to the village of Tongo Tongo, Niger on Nov. 12 in order to gain a clearer understanding of the Oct. 4 ambush, the attack site and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
America's Options in Niger - Join Forces to Reduce Tensions, or Fan the Flamesof attacks in Burkina Faso and one in Niger. Local context is everything For
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of attacks in Burkina Faso and one in Niger. Local context is everything For now, there has been no claim made on the Tongo Tongo attack of October 4 against the American soldiers. But even if suspicions that al-Sahraoui was responsible prove... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Officials investigate Niger village where US soldiers were killedUS military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Ni
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
US military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint US Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to US Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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The Hill
On-site joint military team to investigate Niger attackdead, the Associated Press reported Sunday. The U.S. and Niger militaries will
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
dead, the Associated Press reported Sunday. The U.S. and Niger militaries will interview residents around the village of Tongo Tongo and look into the circumstances that led to the soldiers' deaths on Oct. 4, AFRICOM told the newswire. This... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The U.S. Africa Command says it has sent a joint team wit
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The U.S. Africa Command says it has sent a joint team with the Niger military to the village of Tongo Tongo to investigate the Oct. 4 attack by extremists that left four American and four Nigerien soldiers dead. AFRICOM said... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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News 8000
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US investigating reports that slain soldier in Niger was found with hands tiedmilitary has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Nig
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
military has not confirmed those accounts. A joint U.S. Africa Command and Niger military investigation team returned to Tongo Tongo, the village near where the attack took place, on Sunday. According to U.S. Africa Command, investigators... Read more
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