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US Army Green Berets make elevation adjustments during an urban stress-shoot on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

‘This was sophisticated’: US official says troops saw warning signs before Niger ambush

Officials say the ambush in Niger was partly attributable to a "massive intelligence failure," and they are investigating whether soldiers were lured into it.

Trump said Kelly was ‘so offended’ that Rep. Wilson was listening to Trump’s call with Gold Star widow

President Donald Trump recounted what John Kelly said to him, following the controversy surrounding Trump's condolence call to a widow of a fallen US soldier.

There are a lot of unanswered questions surrounding an ambush in Niger that left 4 US soldiers dead

Following the deaths of four US soldiers in Niger earlier in October, several questions remain unanswered, spurring lawmakers to press the White House.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders warns reporter not to question a 4-star general amid mounting John Kelly controversy

Huckabee Sanders warned a reporter to not question Kelly's account of the 2015 speech in which Rep. Frederica Wilson boasted of legislative accomplishments.

John Kelly misrepresented a congresswoman’s 2015 speech while he was criticizing her over Gold Star family controversy

In his statement on Thursday, John Kelly claimed Frederica Wilson had bragged about securing funding for an FBI office building. A video shows he was wrong.
Donald Trump.

Gold Star families are coming out en masse and disputing Trump’s claims amid his latest controversy

Gold Star families are speaking out after President Donald Trump accused former President Barack Obama of not calling the families of fallen soldiers.
President Donald Trump.

Trump blasts Rep. Frederica Wilson for ‘secretly’ listening to his phone call with widow

Trump accused Rep. Frederica Wilson of 'secretly' listening to a phone call he had with a widow of a US soldier killed in Niger earlier this month.

‘This has become totally personal’: Rep. Frederica Wilson unleashes on John Kelly’s ‘crazy’ story

The divide between the White House and Rep. Frederica Wilson deepened when Wilson disputed Kelly's statements during a press conference on Thursday.
John Kelly.

John Kelly rips Democratic congresswoman who told the press about Trump’s call with a Gold Star widow

John Kelly during Thursday's press briefing blasted Frederica Wilson for telling the press about the details of Trump's call with a gold star widow.

John Kelly defends Trump’s controversial call to a Gold Star family and confirms that Obama didn’t call after his son died

The White House chief of staff, John Kelly, said he advised President Donald Trump on what to say to the widow of a US soldier killed in Niger this month.