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Saturday, October 31, 2020

United States Special Forces Rescue Abducted American In Nigeria


The United States forces on Saturday disclosed that they have rescued an American citizen who was held hostage in northern Nigeria.

The Pentagon spokesman, Jonathan Hoffman, in a release, said the rescue operation was carried out conducted on Saturday morning.

The American was said to have been  abducted in Niger Republic on Tuesday by gunmen and subsequently moved to Nigeria.

“U.S. forces conducted a hostage rescue operation during the early hours of 31 October in Northern Nigeria to recover an American citizen held hostage by a group of armed men.

“This American citizen is safe and is now in the care of the U.S. Department of State. No U.S military personnel were injured during the operation.

“We appreciate the support of our international partners in conducting this operation. The United States will continue to protect our people and our interests anywhere in the world," 


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