SOF Daily Update - 6 July, 2011
NEW FAST AND FURIOUS ALLEGATION
Acting ATF Director Kenneth Melson spoke with Congressional investigators, and his testimony unearthed new allegations.
HAQQANI LEADER CAPTURED
A Haqqani Network leader was captured during coalition operations in Paktiya province.
Mexican officials are seeking to launch prosecutions against U.S. officials who were behind a failed sting operation.
EIGHT INSURGENTS WHACKED
When insurgents attacked coalition forces on 1 July, it went bad for them, with eight of the insurgents killed.
TASK FORCE SMITH REMEMBERED
61 years ago, Task Force Smith tried to stop the North Korean invasion of South Korea.
MAURITANIAN FORCES FIGHT AL-QAEDA
Mauritanian forces faced new attacks from al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.