SOF Weekly Newsletter - 24-28 October, 2011
Over nine days, Coalition forces took the fight to the Haqqani Network in two provinces!
LIBYA DECLARES LIBERATION
Libya's transitional government declared Libya liberated on Sunday.
SECRET GRAVE FOR GADHAFI
The Libyan government announced that dictator Muammar Gadhafi was buried in a secret grave.
TWO UAV STRIKES KILL 11
Two UAV strikes killed 11 militants, including a high-ranking member of the Pakistani Taliban.
WORLD WAR II CREW BURIED
The crew of a B-24 Liberator was buried at Arlington National Cemetary.
An F-15 crashed in Nevada.
MEDEVAC ON CALL
South Dakota National Guard medics remain on call in Iraq.
HONORING THE PLOESTI RAIDERS
Airmen attended the reunion of the 98th Bomb Group at Barksdale Air Force Base.
JSF TESTING FINISHES
USS Wasp completed three weeks of sea testing of the F-35B.
FIREFIGHT IN PAKTIYA
One insurgent was killed in a firefight with coalition forces in Paktiya province.
An Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan facilitator responsible for attacks in northern Afghanistan was captured in Takhar province.
COALITION TARGETS COMPOUND
A coalition air strike in Helmand province targeted a compound used by insurgents.