Oct 152013

In this CNN Student News: Details of Two Terrorist Raids; U.S. Could Hit Debt Ceiling on October 17th

CARL AZUZ, CNN ANCHOR: Hi, welcome to CNN STUDENT NEWS. In one African nation, U.S. forces captured an al Qaeda operative. In another, they raided a terrorist compound. We told you about both of these operations yesterday, but today we have more details.
First, Somalia. The target was a man named Ikrima. A suspected leader of the al Shabaab terrorist group. A U.S. official says the mission was to capture Ikrima. When it became clear that he couldn`t be taken alive, commanders made the decision for U.S. forces to get out.


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