SOF Daily Update - 1 September, 2011
ISSA CALLS MELSON FALL GUY
In an interview with Greta Van Sustern on Fox News, Representative Darrell Issa (R-CA) described ousted Acting BATFE Director Ken Melson as a fall guy, and said that blame for Operation Fast and Furious went higher up.
AFGHAN COPS BEAT BACK ATTACK
Afghan police beat back an attack by insurgents in Khas Uruzgan District.
V-22 VALUABLE IN HUMANITARIAN OPS
The V-22 has proven to be a very valuable asset for the Marines in combat, but also has earned its spurs on humanitarian missions.
KHMER ROUGE DENY CHARGES
Members of the Khmer Rouge being tried for war crimes are denying responsibility.
WASP PREPARES FOR DISASTER RELIEF
While at sea during Hurricane Irene, USS Wasp carried out exercises to prepare for disaster relief missions.
NORTH CAUCASUS VIOLENCE CONTINUES
Four people were killed during continued violence in the North Caucasus region of Russia.