Report: US soldier fought to end after ambush in Niger
An American soldier killed in an ambush in Niger with three comrades but recovered days later wasn't captured alive by the enemy or executed at close range, The Associated Press has learned, based on the conclusion of a military investigation. It found evidence he apparently fought to the end.
Nigeria military rescues 4 Chinese nationals from pirates
A Nigerian military official says four abducted Chinese nationals have been rescued after a gun battle with sea pirates.