SOF Weekly Newsletter - 18-22 July, 2011
NEW FAST AND FURIOUS HEARING
A third hearing on Fast and Furious will be held on 26 July.
GREEN BERET HOUNDED BY HOLDER
Attorney General Eric Holder is hounding a CIA veteran and former Green Beret.
LALOR SPEAKS OUT ON TRANSFER
Iraq Veterans for Congress founder Kieran Michael Lalor is appearing on Fox and Friends to discuss the transfer of a Hezbollah member responsible for the deaths of five American troops.
FAST AND FURIOUS A FIASCO
New revelations point to Operation Fast and Furious being a fiasco.
An Afghan-led force killed a number of insurgents in Laghman province.
50 INSURGENTS WHACKED
An operation in Paktika province killed 50 insurgents affiliated with the Haqqani network.
FOREST SERVICE VS. GUN OWNERS?
Is the Forest Service being unreasonable with gun owners seeking a place to shoot?
CHINA GAINS MILITARY EDGE OVER TAIWAN
A Taiwanese report indicates that Communist China has gained an edge in the standoff over the Formosa Strait.
A Greek tanker was hijacked off the coast of Nigeria.
NEW ISAF COMMANDER
Marine General John Allen took over command of ISAF
ATTACK IN NORWAY
A bomb went off in Norway's government headquarters, killing two.