SOF Weekly Newsletter - 23-27 January, 2012
SUICIDE BOMBERS THWARTED!
An ISAF/Afghan joint operation in Kunduz province captured several would-be suicide bombers.
SOF ENDORSEMENTS IN NRA BOD ELECTIONS!
The U.S. Navy rescued two humanitarian workers held by Somali pirates.
ISR OVER THE BORDER
Lessons in ISR from Iraq and Afghanistan are being used to secure our border.
TALIBAN LEADER CAPTURED
ISAF troops captured a Taliban leader in Helmand province.
An Air Force combat controller received the Silver Star for heroism.
RADICAL ISLAM RISES IN NIGERIA
Radical Islam is rising in Nigeria, as Boko Haram continues its attacks.
UAV STRIKE IN SOMALIA
A UAV strike in Somalia killed an al-Qaeda operative.
AFGHAN COPS REPEL AMBUSH
Two Afghan cops repelled an ambush by insurgents.
GUNMEN ATTACK POLICE STATION
Gunmen from Boko Haram attacked a police station in northern Nigeria.
WORLD WAR II VET GETS PURPLE HEART
A World War II veteran received a long-overdue Purple Heart.
ON THE HUNT
The hunt for a Taliban explosives expert lead to two dead insurgents.
Bold Alligator 2012 is intended to re-invigorate Navy and Marine amphibious operations.