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News Tongo » Politics: Niger timeline: What we know so far about the deadly attack on US soldiers

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/niger-timeline-deadly-attack-us-soldiers/story?id=50694982
Publication date: Wednesday 25 October 2017

It has been three weeks since the deadly Oct. 4 ambush on a U.S. Army Special Forces mission in Niger, and ABC News has learned chilling new details ... they passed through the village of Tongo Tongo -- the same village where they would be ambushed just ...

News Tongo » Politics: Sierra Leone: Tongo Needs Military Deployment

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200807030554.html
Publication date: Wednesday 02 July 2008

Kenema — At a mediation forum organized by the Political Parties Registration Commission (PPRC) in Tongo on Tuesday for rival members of the All Peoples Congress (APC) and the Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP), calls were made for military deployment to ...

News Tongo » Politics: After Niger attack, a look at clandestine jihadis posing a growing danger to U.S. forces in Africa

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-africa-niger-us-military-20171021-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 October 2017

U.S. special forces who accompanied Niger's military at a meeting of village leaders in Tongo Tongo on Oct. 4 were working in ... Analyst Laura Seay, a political scientist from Colby College in Maine, said the mission in Niger had been operating in ...

News Tongo » Politics: Inside Niger's ambush zone, fear and questions remain

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/31/africa/niger-ambush-site/index.html?sr=twCNNp103117niger-ambush-site1012AMVODtop&CNNPolitics=Tw
Publication date: uesday 31 October 2017

Tongo Tongo, Niger (CNN)The convoy's progress is painstaking, the tracks it follows barely defined, at times though open terrain, at times through the thick wooded areas that worry the soldiers most. It makes ideal cover for an ambush, so they dismount and ...

News Tongo » Politics: More Than Ten Democrats Boycotting Trump’s State of the Union

News channel or source: http://freebeacon.com/politics/seven-democrats-boycotting-trumps-state-union/
Publication date: Sunday 28 January 2018

Johnson was killed during an ambush on U.S. and Nigerien soldiers by Islamic militants in Tongo Tongo, Niger ... N.Y.) announced on MSNBC's "Politics Nation" with Al Sharpton that he too would boycott the president's speech. "For the sake of the ...

News Tongo » Politics: Baba wins Tongo by-election for NDC

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/politics/baba-wins-tongo-by-election-for-ndc-91572
Publication date: Wednesday 08 July 2015

Tongo (UE/R), July 8, GNA - Mr Benson Tongo Baba ... See more at: http://myjoyonline.com/politics/2015/July-7th/ndc-recaptures-talensi-seat-pnc-candidate-wants-recount.php#sthash.04xYawJ9.dpufa hot-tempered by-election Tuesday that was not without violence.

News Tongo » Politics: Department of Defense launches investigation into deadly Niger attack overlooked by Trump administration

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/senator-suggests-trump-withholding-info-niger-raid-article-1.3568903
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

Dustin Wright, Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson and Sgt. David Johnson — died in a hail of gunfire Oct. 4 near Tongo Tongo. The attack also left four soldiers from Niger dead and two other American soldiers wounded. The killings also brought ...

News Tongo » Politics: Talensi paramount chief urges peaceful campaigns ahead of polls

News channel or source: http://citifmonline.com/2016/09/11/talensi-paramount-chief-urges-peaceful-campaigns-ahead-of-polls/
Publication date: Saturday 10 September 2016

The Tong-Raana disclosed this when vice president Kwesi Amissah-Arthur paid a courtesy call on him in Tongo on a two-day campaign tour. He asked political parties to campaign in an atmosphere of peace adding that, the paramountcy will ensure that any ...

News Tongo » Politics: Niger: Finally, A War John McCain Doesn't Love

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/columnists/ilanamercer/2017/10/27/niger-finally-a-war-john-mccain-doesnt-love-n2401287
Publication date: hursday 26 October 2017

The senator from Arizona can run but can’t hide from the pollution he has left along his political path. Republicans wisely rejected ... old, if not ancient. Tongo-Tongo, the Niger village that ambushed our unsuspecting Green Berets, had not been ...

News Tongo » Politics: Guest editorial: A welcome turn from politics to specifics

News channel or source: http://www.daily-times.com/story/opinion/2017/10/26/guest-editorial-welcome-turn-politics-specifics/800940001/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 October 2017

For too much of that time, the discussion about their sacrifice has been dominated by politics and finger-pointing ... on their way back to the capital from an area near the village of Tongo Tongo when about 50 local fighters attacked.