Army Special Forces won’t support Guinea after coup
The Defense Department has suspended military assistance to the African country of Guinea after Guinean special operations forces used their day off from being trained by American Green Berets to overthrow their government.
No U.S. forces were involved in the Sept. 5 coup in Guinea, Pentagon spokesman John Kirby told reporters on Monday.
“We obviously share the U.S. government’s condemnation of this coup in Guinea,” Kirby said at a Pentagon news briefing. “We’re…