SOF Weekly Newsletter - 14-18 March, 2011
QADDAFI BACKS DOWN!
Hours after the UN Security Council passed a resolution authorizing a no-fly zone and military action, Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi's regime declared a cease-fire.
NRA ASKS FOR GUNRUNNER INVESTIGATION
The NRA joined the chorus of calls for an investigation into ATF's "Project Gunrunner".
CHECK POINT 11
Video of Iraqi Soldiers carrying out mortar training.
DE FACTO REGISTRATION?
Is a new proposal by Charles Schumer and Carolyn McCarthy nothing short of back-door registration?
MORE INVESTIGATIONS INTO GUNRUNNER?
Representative Darryl Issa (R-CA) is now asking for answers on Project Gunrunner, the controversial ATF operation in which firearms were run into Mexico.
SAR MISSION IN JAPAN
Videos of a search-and-rescue mission over Japan in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami that hit on 11 March.
LAST DOUGHBOY BURIED IN ARLINGTON
Frank Buckles, the last World War I veteran, was laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetary.
INSURGENTS WHACKED IN KUNAR
Five insurgents were killed in an engagement with Coalition forces in Kunar Province.
OBAMA'S GUN CONTROL MACHINATIONS
John Velleco writes about Obama's push for more gun control.
MAKESHIFT AA POSITION
The type of makeshift AA position that rebels in Libya are resorting to.
A pilot with the 82nd Airborne Division received the Distinguished Flying Cross for his heroism.