SOF Weekly Newsletter - 1-5 August, 2011
NSSF, NRA SUE ATF
The NRA and NSSF have sued ATF over reporting requirements for multiple purchases of long guns.
AQAP ARMING AL-SHABAAB
Somali officials are claiming al-Shabaab is getting weapons from al-Qaeda.
TWO MORE HEARINGS PLANNED
Representative Darrell Issa (R-CA) plans at least two more hearings on "Fast and Furious."
AIRMEN DECORATED FOR ANTARCTIC MISSION
A C-17 crew received recognition for a historic mission to Antarctica.
UMPS RUN TALISMAN SABRE
The exercises in Talisman Sabre could not have worked without umpires.
HAQQANI NETWORK LEADER CAUGHT!
A Haqqani Network leader was captured in Khost province, Afghanistan.
DRUG SUB CAPTURED
A drug sub was captured in the Caribbean by Coast Guard forces.
TALIBAN LEADER WHACKED
A Taliban leader who commanded as many as 70 fighters was killed during operations in Logar province.
ANOTHER FERNANDEZ FLUNKY LOSES
In an election for the mayor of Buenos Aries, Cristina Fernandez's hand-picked candidate lost.
Dave Workman asks who is extreme after the President of Washington Ceasefire rants against the Second Amendment Foundation.
USS CLEVELAND RETURNS
The amphibious ship USS Cleveland finished its Pacific Partnership deployment.