While Leftists in America flooded the streets to make America safe for ISIS, a U.S. Special Operations member died of injuries suffered during a weekend raid against al-Qaida militants in Yemen.
Three other American troops, members of a Navy SEAL unit, were wounded in the operation against members of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.
The militant organization has remained a potent threat amid an extended civil war in Yemen.
The ground operation, which had been planned for months, was authorized by President Trump, according to U.S. officials familiar with the mission.
Trump has pledged to wage a more aggressive campaign against militant groups worldwide.
According to a statement from U.S. Central Command (Centcom), 14 militants were killed during the operation.The raid, which took place in a remote desert area of Yemen’s Shabwa governorate, aimed to obtain intelligence information, including computer material, that was thought to be linked to planning for external attacks.
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