SOF Weekly Newsletter - 21-25 March, 2011
NAVY DISRUPTS PIRATE ATTACK!
Navy units attached to the USS Enterprise Carrier Strike Group broke up a pirate attack in the Arabian Sea.
3RD LAR TAKES OUT INSURGENT HUB!
Video of Marines taking out a hub for the insurgency in Afghanistan.
MAGAZINE BAN IN CONNECTICUT
Anti-gun legislation in Connecticut includes a proposal for a complete ban on magazines holding more than ten rounds, and making possession of such magazines a felony.
DETAILS ON MARINE RESCUE OF F-15E PILOT
Details of the rescue of an F-15E Strike Eagle pilot by Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit have emerged.
GREEN BERETS IN ACTION!
Video of members of the 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) in combat somewhere in Afghanistan,.
YEMEN SLIDING INTO CIVIL WAR?
Rival army units clashed in Yemen as protests against the government continued.
GUNFIRE IN BURKINA FASO
Burkina Faso has become the latest location where violence has broken out.
ANTI-GUNNERS CANNOT KEEP THEIR STORY STRAIGHT
Dave Workman notes that anti-gun activists cannot get their story straight.
OPERATION ODYSSEY DAWN
American forces were among those of several countries carrying out operations establishing a no-fly zone over Libya.
WHY BODY ARMOR IS HEAVY
Body armor used by our troops has been very effective: Now, the reasons why are emerging.
COMBAT LOGISTICS PATROL
Video of a combat logistic patrol to a FOB in Afghanistan.