US mission to rescue hostages in Syria failed (26)

Salon.com 2014.08.21 02:48
Julie Pace, Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News, Politics News WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, the Obama administration said Wednesday. Officials said the rescue mission was authorized after intelligence
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