SOF Weekly Newsletter - 22-26 August, 2011
WOLF HUNTS ALLOWED
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals allowed panned wolf hunts in Idaho and Montana to go forward.
REWARD FOR GADHAFI!
Anti-Gadhafi forces have offered a reward for the capture of the Libyan dictator who is now on the lam.
PREPARING FOR IRENE
As Hurricane Irene approaches, military bases have prepared for the oncoming storm.
HAQQANI THUGS CAPTURED
Numerous members of the Haqqani network were captured during coalition operations.
A helicopter from HSC 28 took off in response to a pirate attack off Somalia.
GADHAFI COMPOUND SEIZED!
Libyan rebels have seized the compound of Libyan dictator Muammar Gadhafi.
SOMALI PIRATES SEIZE TANKER
Somali pirates have seized a tanker and its crew of 21 sailors.
SENIOR TALIBAN WHACKED!
A senior Taliban leader was killed during an operation in Faryab Province, Afghanistan.
A NEW LOW
Anti-gun bigotry has hit a new low in London.
FURY OVER CHARGES IN SELF-DEFENSE SHOOTING
A growing fury has broken out over the decision by federal prosecutors to file charges against a man who shot a grizzly bear in self-defense.
BRONZE STAR - 40 YEARS LATER
A Vietnam veteran received a replacement Bronze Star 40 years after his original medal was stolen.