Sean D. Naylor and Nick Turse

  • Libyan war escalates amid lack of U.S strategy for secret missions in Africa

    The advance of a rogue militia on Tripoli, the capital city of Libya, has forced the hasty evacuation of U.S. troops from that country, highlighting the lack of a cohesive strategy for ongoing U.S. military operations in Africa and a seeming White House ambivalence about the continent, according to former officials.