Video shows US forces desperately trying to escape Niger ambush

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New drone footage released of militant attack that killed four US and five Nigerien soldiers

Newly released drone footage of a militant ambush in Niger that killed four American and five Nigerien service personnel shows the soldiers desperately trying to escape and then fighting for their lives when friendly forces arrived but mistook them for the enemy.

It shows how the fleeing troops set up a quick defensive location on the edge of a swamp and, thinking they were soon to die, wrote messages home to their loved ones.

Related: Pentagon investigation into lethal Niger ambush finds multiple failures

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