SOF Weekly Newsletter - 6 to 10 August, 2012
GREEN-ON-BLUE INCIDENT KILLS 3
An Afghan soldier killed three Green Berets in a green-on-blue incident.
FINAL DAYS OF KNIFE GIVEAWAY
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HAQQANI LEADER WHACKED!
Hakimi, a notorious Haqqani Network commander, was killed in an air strike during operations by ISAF.
BIG E ON 25TH DEPLOYMENT
USS Enterprise is actually on its 25th deployment.
35 DIE IN MURDER-SUICIDE BOMBING
A murder-suicide bombing in Yemen killed 35.
5TH KANDAK CAPTURES FOUR
The 5th Special Operations Kandak captured four insurgents.
49 BALES RECOVERED
USS Underwood recovered 49 bales of drugs during counter-trafficking operations.
LIFE AS A HOSTAGE
A Pakistani captain described what 20 months as a hostage of Somali pirates was like.
20 MILITANTS WHACKED
Egyptian forces carried out operations that lead to the deaths of 20 militants.
Democratic Republic of Congo Foreign Minister Raymond Tshibanda said there would be no negotiations with the M23 rebel movement.
TALIBAN BOMBER CAPTURED
A Taliban insurgent who specialized in IEDs was captured in Ghazni province.
SUSPECTED POACHER ESCAPES!
A suspected poacher and killer escaped from custody in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
"DRUG QUEEN" EXTRADITED
A major narco-trafficker was taken to Miami to face trial.