SOF Daily Update - 19 October, 2011
73 AL-SHABAB WHACKED!
Kenyan forces killed 73 al-Shabab fighters in a cross-border operation.
MOROCCANS BUSTED IN TEXAS BREAK-IN!
Five Moroccans in the U.S. on tourist visas were arrested for a break-in of a Texas courthouse.
SOLDIER AWARDED FOR HEROISM
A platoon leader with the 101st Airborne was awarded the Bronze Star and the Army Commendation Medal with Combat Distinguishing Device.
MODIFIED BLACKHAWK AIDS MEXICO IN DRUG WAR
A recent victory by the Mexican government over drug cartels came about due to a modified Blackhawk.
The Thracian Fall exercise between American and Bulgarian forces is under way.
A number of insurgents were killed during operations in Helmand Province.