A little over a week and DJT has his own Operation Eagle Claw – Desert One debacle.
US Military Officials Just Blamed Trump For Disastrous Raid That Killed American Soldier
President Donald Trump’s first covert military action was a disaster by all accounts. One Navy SEAL, Chief Petty Officer William “Ryan” Owens lost his life in a ferocious firefight. Nawar “Nora” al-Alwaki, an eight-year-old American citizen, was shot in the neck and died.
Questions Cloud Risky Raid That Killed an American Commando in Yemen
The death of Chief Petty Officer William Owens came after a chain of mishaps and misjudgments that plunged the elite commandos into a ferocious 50-minute firefight that also left three troops wounded and a $75 million aircraft deliberately destroyed.
Trump pays respects to U.S. SEAL who died when Yemen raid went wrong
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. President Donald Trump on Wednesday paid his respects to a U.S. Navy SEAL who died in a raid on al Qaeda in Yemen that went wrong, the first military operation authorized by Trump as commander in chief.