SOF Weekly Newsletter - 4 to 8 June, 2012
$7 MILLION FOR AL-SHABAB BIGWIG
The United States placed a $7 million reward for al-Shabab's operational commander.
WE GOT THE CREEP!
The death of Abu Yahya al-Libi in a UAV strike on Sunday was confirmed.
GOING AFTER TALIBAN LEADERS
ISAF and Afghan forces went after two Taliban leaders - and took them out!
Submariners will be receiving a crew-served weapons course!
MAKING THE B-1 BETTER
The B-1B is getting better for its crews.
COAST GUARD SEIZES TWO TONS OF COKE
The Coast Guard seized two tons of cocaine in the Pacific.
F-22 OPS CONTINUE
F-22 operations continue, despite safety restrictions.
23 KILLED IN BOMBING
23 people were killed in a bombing in Iraq.
TALIBAN LEADER TARGETED
During the hunt for a Taliban leader, a number of militants were killed in an air strike.
KEEPING DELRAM II SAFE
Marines at Forward Operating Base Delram II work to keep the FOB safe.
RECOGNITION 60 YEARS DELAYED
A Korean War vet received a Purple Heart he earned six decades late.
5 BUSTS, $135 MILLION IN COKE
A Coast guard cutter and Navy frigate teamed up to make five busts totaling $135 million in cocaine.
IS SOMETHING UP?
Burmese state media praised Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.
The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade retrieved an Afghan Air Force Mi-17.