SOF Daily Update - 18 February, 2011
Army Special Operations grows
Army special operations forces have doubled since 9/11. However, their operational tempo is increasing.
Grassley Demands Answers from Holder
Senator Charles Grassley is demanding answers from the Department of Justice regarding the flawed Project Gunrunner investigation.
Iron Fist Weapons Demonstration
Video of a weapons demonstration during Exercise Iron Fist, involving Marines and the Japanese Self-Defense Forces.
Journalists Jailed in Turkey
The Turkish government has jailed three journalists accused of being part of a plot to overthrow the government. According to a report by VOANews.com, no specific charges have been released.
Illegal Immigrants Charged
Two illegal immigrants are facing federal firearms charges stemming from an alleged gunrunning operation.
HIG Leader Caught!
Another leader of Hezb-e Islami Gulbuddin was captured in an operation in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan