Daily Archives: November 14, 2020

IS Claims Burkina Attack That Left 14 Soldiers Dead

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – The Islamic State on Saturday said it had staged a midweek ambush of soldiers in Burkina Faso ahead of elections this month. The Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, in a message carried on its Amaq news outlet and on social media, said it killed 20 soldiers traveling in a convoy

Army Identifies 5 Americans Killed in Egypt Helicopter Crash

Five American soldiers killed in a helicopter crash this week while on a peacekeeping mission in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula included one who left behind a wife pregnant with their daughter. The soldiers were part of an international force that monitors the four-decade-old Israeli-Egyptian peace agreement. The Multinational Force and Observers said the soldiers were on