SOF Weekly Newsletter - 3-7 October, 2011
HAQQANI BIGWIG TAKEN OUT!
A Haqqani Network senior leader was killed in an airstrike during operations in Afghanistan.
NEW OFFSHOOT OF AL-QAEDA?
Nigerian officials are investigating connections between al-Qaeda and the Nigerian terror group Boko Haram.
MISSING VIETNAM SOLDIERS IDENTIFIED
Three missing soldiers from the Vietnam War were identified.
NEW BOMBS IN THE WORKS
The Army is building new, safer bombs for the Navy and Air Force.
HOLDER CLAIMS MISUNDERSTANDING
Video of Eric Holder claiming Congress misunderstood his response emerged as new details on Fast and Furious emerged.
Al-Shabab carried out a bombing that killed dozens in Mogadishu.
NEW ARMOR FOR TROOPS
Troops deploying will have new armor to protect them from the effects of IEDs.
MASSACRE IN MEXICO
Mexican navy personnel discovered a new massacre in a coastal town.
NEW UAV TO AFGHANISTAN
A new UAV designed to carry out supply missions is heading to Afghanistan.
AV-8B Harriers from VMA-214 fly with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit.