Niger Tragedy Underscores The Need For A Coherent Africa Strategy, Answers
Niger tragedy underscores the need for a coherent Africa strategy, answers
On Oct. 4, four American families tragically lost their loved ones when U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers were killed in an ambush while conducting a joint patrol in Niger. As contradictory accounts emerge about what happened that night, it’s apparent that we need to not only establish a full congressional investigation into what exactly happened, but also take a detailed look at what our strategic priorities are in the second largest continent on Earth.
After nearly a week of political mudslinging, the president still has not issued a statement about what exactly happened on the ground in Niger. With …