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For the Americas, Pompeo seen as an improvement over Tillerson

Mike Pompeo is known as a foreign policy hawk with a deep knowledge of Russia and Iran, but he will be forced to think more about Latin America because of next month’s Summit of the Americas in Peru, and as the White House grapples with ways to address the humanitarian and economic crisis in Venezuela.

Pentagon releases animated recreation of Niger ambush

A US Africa Command (AFRICOM) investigation into the October 4, 2017 ambush that killed four US Green Berets by militants loyal to Islamic State in Niger concluded that “no single failure or deficiency was the sole reason for the events.”
US Department of Defense via Storyful