US forces take hostile fire in Niger

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This comes just days after North Korea tested a missile that analysts say has the potential to hit major US cities.”},{“title”:”Camera explores inside sunken USS Arizona”,”duration”:”01:02″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2016/11/24/uss-arizona-new-footage-pbs-orig-vstan.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2016/11/24/uss-arizona-new-footage-pbs-orig-vstan.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/161124132818-uss-arizona-pbs-doc-3-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2016/11/24/uss-arizona-new-footage-pbs-orig-vstan.cnn/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”A team of researchers captured footage of unseen areas inside the wreckage of the USS Arizona battleship that was sunk during the attacks on Pearl Harbor.”,”descriptionText”:”A team of researchers captured footage of unseen areas inside the wreckage of the USS Arizona battleship that was sunk during the attacks on Pearl Harbor.”},{“title”:”Navy’s new ‘Excalibur’ weapon tested”,”duration”:”00:46″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2016/01/17/raytheon-excalibur-n5-projectile-orig-vstan-bb.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2016/01/17/raytheon-excalibur-n5-projectile-orig-vstan-bb.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/160116201027-raytheon-excalibur-n5-projectile-orig-vstan-bb-00000121-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2016/01/17/raytheon-excalibur-n5-projectile-orig-vstan-bb.cnn/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”Raytheon has tested the Excalibur N5, the newest version of its extended-range precision projectile.”,”descriptionText”:”Raytheon has tested the Excalibur N5, the newest version of its extended-range precision projectile.”},{“title”:”US Navy commissions newest littoral combat ship”,”duration”:”00:58″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2016/10/23/us-navy-commissions-uss-detroit-ship-orig-vstan-aa.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2016/10/23/us-navy-commissions-uss-detroit-ship-orig-vstan-aa.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/161022205155-uss-detroit-lockheed-martin-thumb-1-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2016/10/23/us-navy-commissions-uss-detroit-ship-orig-vstan-aa.cnn/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”The US Navy has commissioned their newest littoral combat ship, the USS Detroit, in her namesake city of Detroit, Michigan. “,”descriptionText”:”The US Navy has commissioned their newest littoral combat ship, the USS Detroit, in her namesake city of Detroit, Michigan. “},{“title”:”Navy’s newest ship USS Zumwalt commissioned”,”duration”:”01:19″,”sourceName”:”Department of Defense”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.defense.gov/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2016/10/15/uss-zumwalt-commissioning-dept-of-defense-bts.department-of-defense/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2016/10/15/uss-zumwalt-commissioning-dept-of-defense-bts.department-of-defense”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/161015181654-uss-zumwalt-comissioning-thumb-1-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2016/10/15/uss-zumwalt-commissioning-dept-of-defense-bts.department-of-defense/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”The Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced surface ship, the USS Zumwalt, is commissioned in Baltimore, Maryland.”,”descriptionText”:”The Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced surface ship, the USS Zumwalt, is commissioned in Baltimore, Maryland.”},{“title”:”US Navy launches new warship “,”duration”:”01:18″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2016/09/19/navy-uss-wichita-launch-zc-vstan-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2016/09/19/navy-uss-wichita-launch-zc-vstan-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/160919100758-lcs-13-launch-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2016/09/19/navy-uss-wichita-launch-zc-vstan-orig.cnn/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”The US Navy launched its 13th littoral combat ship, the USS Wichita, on September 17, 2016. “,”descriptionText”:”The US Navy launched its 13th littoral combat ship, the USS Wichita, on September 17, 2016. “},{“title”:”Navy warship tested against 10,000-pound explosive”,”duration”:”00:51″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2016/09/10/uss-jackson-completes-ship-shock-trials-jnd-orig-vstan.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2016/09/10/uss-jackson-completes-ship-shock-trials-jnd-orig-vstan.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/160910093812-uss-jackson-completes-full-ship-shock-trials-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2016/09/10/uss-jackson-completes-ship-shock-trials-jnd-orig-vstan.cnn/video/playlists/us-military/”,”description”:”New video shows the USS Jackson, a littoral combat ship, completing its shock trials. 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