A target detonates after being struck by tank rounds from Royal Moroccan Armed Forces M1A1 Abrams tank during a combined arms live-fire exercise closing African Lion 2021 at the Tan Tan Training Area, Morocco, June 18, 2021. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class R.J. Lannom Jr.)

Top U.S. General in Africa: ‘Wildfire of Terrorism’ on March Here

A senior U.S. general warned Friday that the “wildfire of terrorism” is sweeping across a band of Africa and needs the world’s attention.

He spoke at the close of large-scale U.S.-led war games with American, African and European troops.

The African Lion war games, which lasted nearly two weeks, stretched across Morocco, a key U.S. ally, with smaller parts held in Tunisia and Senegal.

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