SOF Weekly Newsletter - 17 to 21 September, 2012
TALIBAN, HAQQANI LEADERS CAPTURED
An ISAF operation lead to the capture of a Taliban leader and a Haqqani leader.
AN AFGHAN SOLUTION
One Afghan army officer has proposed a solution to insider attacks.
One of the planners of the attack on Camp Bastion was captured!
SIX HARRIERS DESTROYED IN ATTACK!
A Taliban attack destroyed six AV-8B Harrier jump jets.
SINKEX OFF GUAM
Forces assigned to Pacific Command sank the former USS Coronado (AGF 11).
WHERE DOES ALGERIA STAND?
Algeria's position on Northern Mali could determine the future of that county.
USS ASHLAND TO THE RESCUE!
The amphibious ship USS Ashland came to the rescue of French mariners off the Virginia Capes.
IMU BIGWIG CAPTURED!
A leader of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan was captured by ISAF forces!
USS CARR OFFLOADS SEIZED DRUGS
USS Carr offloaded $33 million worth of seized drugs.
IMU LEADER CONFIRMED KILLED
ISAF confirmed that during an operation that lead to the capture of an Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan Leader, a second one was killed.
AUSSIES IN THE LINE OF FIRE
Australian engineers risk everything in Afghanistan.
FAST IN YEMEN
A Marine FAST unit is in Yemen to secure the embassy.
USS PONCE SHOWS HER STUFF!
USS Ponce demonstrated her capabilities after a refit during IMCMEX 12.