SOF Newsletter - 16 November, 2010
MEDAL OF HONOR TO BE AWARDED
Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta will be awarded the Medal of Honor today - the first living recipient in the Global War on Terror. We salute this American hero.
ARMY'S NEW EXPLOSIVE RECOGNIZED
IMX-101, designed by Picatinny Arsenal to be a replacement for TNT, was recently recognized as one of 2010's best inventions.
Thailand has extradited arms dealer extraordinaire Viktor Bout to the United States to face trial on terrorism charges.
TALIBAN IED LEADER CAUGHT!
ISAF confirmed the capture of a Taliban IED attack leader.
IRANIAN ARMS SHIPMENT INTERCEPTED
Nigerian officials reported intercepting an arms shipment from Iran. The shipment included rockets, and was headed to an unknown destination.
RUSSIAN NAVY CAPTURES PIRATES
Video of a Russian Navy destroyer capturing some pirates.
DON'T FORGET TO GIVE SOF FOR CHRISTMAS!
With 39 days to go, do not forget to give the gift of SOF for Christmas! To see what gifts are in our store, go to http://www.sofmag.com/store.