SOF Daily Update - 8 August, 2011
SPEC-OPS CHOPPER ON MISSION TARGETING TALIBAN LEADER
The Chinook helicopter that went down over the weekend was on a mission targeting a Taliban leader.
ARMED CITIZEN STOPS SHOOTER
An armed citizen stopped a shooter in the Seattle area.
STRYKERS GO TO NTC
A Stryker unit has been transporting its vehicles to the National Training Center.
160 ARRESTED IN LONDON RIOTS
160 people were arrested in the wake of weekend riots in London.
OPPORTUNITY IN SOMALIA?
Al-Shabaab's withdrawal from Mogadishu may represent an opportunity for the transitional government.
RETURN TO PECH VALLEY
ISAF and Afghan forces have re-established a foothold in the Pech Valley.