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Special Forces Are Great, but They Require a Strong Conventional Military to Operate

Special Forces Are Great, but They Require a Strong Conventional Military to Operate

Reuters recently reported on a contingent of U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) personnel in southern Niger assisting the West African country in its battle against the terrorist organization Boko Haram, which is increasingly raiding into Niger.

The contingent is a portion of the approximately 1,000 special operators currently deployed across the continent…

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