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Niger / US Soldiers Death #1117256

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 21, 2017
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Hans Nichols) "New York Times" report on conflicting accounts about the ambush in Niger that led to the death of four US soldiers with a possible unapproved mission examined; scenes shown from the funeral for Sgt. La David Johnson; details given about the role for US forces in Niger. [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - says Congress has to kept informed.] [US Africa Command Gen. Thomas WALDHAUSER†- talks about readiness & coordinating assets.]

Reporter(s):
Balart, Jose Diaz;
Nichols, Hans
Duration:
00:02:40

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