Operation Stop ISIS

British troops are sent to Senegal to provide counter-terrorism training as new jihadi danger rises in West Africa

  • British troops have been sent to Senegal as Jihadi danger rises in West Africa 
  • About 30 stationed around 80 Nigerian, Moroccan and Cameroonian soldiers
  • Royal Marines also trained members of Nigeria’s 707 special forces brigade 
  • A Nigerian special forces lieutenant prays ‚this [extremistm] will be wiped out‘ 
  • US General says the Al Qaeda ‚has the will and desire to attack the West‘