SOF Daily Update - 1 March, 2011
VIETNAM ARRESTS DISSIDENT
Ngyuen Dan Que was arrested by Vietnamese authorities after an opinion piece ran in Saturday's Washington Post.
DRUG LORD BUSTED!
Mexican authorities arrested a drug lord suspected of being tied to the Zeta cartel and the recent murder of an ICE agent.
MAINTAINERS' JOB NEVER DONE
Maintenance personnel find they have a mission that never ends: Keeping the vehicles in top shape for the troops on the front line.
NEW MORTAR ROUND COMING TO THE TROOPS!
A GPS-guided round for the 120mm mortar is heading to the front lines.
KAREN APPEAL TO UN
84,000 Karen civilians signed a petition asking UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon to act against the Burmese junta's genocidal campaign.
MARINES CLEAR IEDS FROM VILLAGE
Marines with Battalion Landing Team 3/8 cleared a number of IEDs from a village in Afghanistan.
KEEPING WARTHOGS IN THE AIR
Keeping the A-10 Thunderbolt II in the skies over Afghanistan is an important task.
In Case You Missed It
RKB DISCUSSES QADDAFI'S HISTORY OF HIRING MERCS
RKB discussed Moammar Qaddafi's history of hiring mercenaries over the decades he was in power.