US forces tried but failed to rescue US hostages in Syria (11)

The Times of Malta 2014.08.21 11:52
File photo. US forces attempted to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages during a secret mission into Syria and exchanged gunfire with Islamic State militants only to discover the captives were not there, officials said. The mission, authorized by President Barack Obama based on US intelligence, took place earlier this summer.
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