President Donald Trump called the soldiers heroes Friday night. The group was blamed for a truck bombing in Mogadishu in October that killed more than 500 people and raised concerns about its ability to build larger explosives.
"My thoughts and prayers are with the families of our serviceman who was killed and his fellow servicemen who were wounded in Somolia".
Africa Command said the combined US, Somali and Kenyan force included some 800 troops and was part of a mission in the area tasked with setting up a permanent combat outpost when they came under attack.
Hundreds of newly trained al-Shabab fighters perform military exercises in the Lafofe area south of Mogadishu, Somalia, on February 17, 2011.
For several years, USA special operations troops have been on the front lines in Somalia, advising local troops in a long running campaign against the al-Qaida aligned al-Shabab group. "In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia we will continue to degrade the functional networks of ISIS in Somalia and al-Shabaab as these groups pose a direct threat to Americans, our allies, and interests in the region".
The United States has intensified efforts in Somalia during the past two years, picking up the pace of drone strikes.
The recent attack in Somalia comes as a challenging time for Special Operations Forces on the African continent.
But the vast majority of Palestinian casualties, including over 3,700 people wounded by Israeli fire, have been unarmed. Demonstrators have also called for the "right of return" to lost ancestral homes in what is now Israel .
Google also claimed it would "avoid" making "unfair biases", including political and religious biases through its A.I. algorithms. While this is how we're choosing to approach AI, we understand there is room for many voices in this conversation.
Des Granges said e-poll books help process voters, while tabulators "help automate the counting process for the poll workers". It's also the highest turnout for Ontario since 1999, when 58.3 per cent of eligible voters turned out to cast their ballot.
Rescue teams have been searching frantically for survivors and victims in the ravaged landscape, covered in ash and lava. Guatemala's disaster agency, Conred, suspended the search several times this week, including for most of Thursday.
She and Harry arrived at Buckingham Palace in the back of a vehicle before switching to their carriage for the big occasion. Over 1,400 soldiers took part in the parade to mark the Queen's official birthday.
On Friday afternoon, Scary Terry went on Twitter to take a shot at his doubters and said that they needed to pay double. Teamed up with LeBron and Kyrie (Irving) and all those guys that won on the 2016 team.
The CDC said that 60 people have reportedly been infected with a strain of Salmonella Adelaide, with 31 people hospitalized. Walmart and Kroger are cooperating with the investigation and have removed all cut melon associated with the outbreak.
Officers and Florida Fish and Wildlife officials surrounded the lake, searching for the gator and the woman, WPLG reported . A 2-year-old Nebraska boy died at a Walt Disney's World hotel when an alligator snatched him, dragging him into a lagoon.
It only means that Manafort will have to answer for his alleged witness tampering in two ways, with respect to bail and at trial. The court filing argued Manafort did not violate the conditions imposed on him when he was placed under house arrest in October.
Trump rails against 'unfair' trade at G7 leaders summit
World leaders attend a working session of the G7 Summit in the Charlevoix city of La Malbaie , Quebec, Canada , June 8, 2018 . Discussing Russia's absence, Trump made the vague comment that "something happened a while ago where Russia is no longer in".
Ronaldo Makes An ‘Irreversible’ Decision To Leave Real Madrid
Manchester United were (of course) reported to be a possible destination for Ronaldo, who left them for Madrid nine years ago. However, that may not have been a long-term decision, as he himself revealed right after the UCL final in Kyiv last month.
Famed Chef Anthony Bourdain dead, CNN reports
Cooper dedicated his entire broadcast of " Anderson Cooper 360" to Bourdain, who he said was "one of this countries storytellers". First he hosted " A Cook's Tour " on the Food Network, then moved to " Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations " on the Travel Channel.
Perez replaces Lanzini in Argentina World Cup squad
Argentina are in Group D at Russian Federation 2018, beginning their campaign against Iceland on June 16. Lanzini made 29 appearances for West Ham last season, scoring five goals and creating nine assists.
EA Announces Origin Access Premier
EA just announced EA Origin Access Premier, a new version of its Origin Access subscription service that's launching this summer. The basic Origin Access provides gamers with a trove of over a hundred past games from EA and other publishers.
McConnell cancels US Senate's August recess
Mike Lee (R-Utah) recently proposed similar legislation, which was also backed by Toomey and Flake, as well as by Sen. Democratic co-sponsors include Mark Warner of Virginia, Brian Schatz of Hawaii and Chris Van Hollen of Maryland.
Theresa May in compromise with ministers on Ireland border
Varadkar received a "cast iron guarantee" in December that there wouldn't be a border separating Ireland and Northern Ireland . Notwithstanding the actual feasibility of this deadline, the ambiguity of that formulation raises two possible scenarios.
Trump keeps G7 attendance short at tense summit
They should let Russian Federation come back in, because we should have Russian Federation at the negotiating table. The Manoir Richelieu is the site of the G7 leaders summit in La Malbaie, Quebec.