SOF Weekly Newsletter - 17-21 October, 2011
Libyan dictator Muammar Gadhafi was killed in Sirte.
TROOPS HONORED FOR ACTIONS IN KABUL ATTACK
A number of National Guard personnel were decorated for their actions during the 13 September attack in Kabul.
FENCING THE CANADIAN BORDER
Debate over fencing the Canadian border has started.
ISSA PROBES, DOJ RESISTS
The Justice Department continues to try to stonewall Represetnative Issa's probe into Operation Fast & Furious.
MOROCCANS BUSTED IN TEXAS BREAK-IN!
Five Moroccans in the U.S. on tourist visas were arrested for a break-in of a Texas courthouse.
MODIFIED BLACKHAWK AIDS MEXICO IN DRUG WAR
A recent victory by the Mexican government over drug cartels came about due to a modified Blackhawk.
NEW ENGLAND'S OWN ON PATROL
Marines from the 25th Marine Regiment carried out a patrol in Afghanistan.
KENYANS PURSUE AL-SHABAB
Kenya forces are pursuing al-Shabab into Somalia.
INSURGENTS WHACKED IN AIR STRIKE
A coalition air strike in Zabul province killed a number of insurgents.
MAURITANIA RAIDS AL-QAEDA BASE
Mauritanian forces raided an al-Qaeda base in Mali.
ETA ENDS ARMED ACTIVITY
The Basque separatist group ETA announced an end to its 43-year armed struggle to gain a separate homeland.