Sergeant Jeff Struecker was 24 years old when he led a squad of men through Mogadishu in an assault mission that quickly took a horrific turn. In an interview with ‘This Week,’ Struecker remembers the 1993 Battle of Mogadishu and his recent return to Somalia, which was documented and made into a short film, “Return to Mogadishu: Remembering Black Hawk Down.”
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