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In this Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, frame from video, Myeshia Johnson cries over the casket in Miami of her husband, Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed in an ambush in Niger. President Donald Trump told the widow that her husband “knew what he signed up for,” according to Rep. Frederica Wilson who said she heard part of the conversation on speakerphone.
Trump: Lawmaker 'fabricated' account of his talk with widow
President Donald Trump on Wednesday said a Florida congresswoman "fabricated" an account of the commander in chief telling the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger that her husband "knew what he signed up for."
FILE - In this July 27, 2017 file photo, A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighter runs in front of a damaged building as he crosses a street on the front line, in Raqqa, Syria. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)
US-backed Syrian fighters clearing war remnants in Raqqa
This frame grab from video released Tuesday and provided by Hawar News Agency, a Syrian Kurdish activist-run media group, shows fighters from the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) celebrating their victory in Raqqa, Syria. U.S.-backed Syrian forces liberated the city of Raqqa from Islamic State militants on Tuesday, a senior commander for the force said, adding that clearing operations were under way to remove land mines left behind and search for the extremist group’s sleeper cells.
Fleeing Raqqa, ISIS left booby-trapped toys, corpses and a teddy bear
                                                                                                                                                                                                   
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