March 25, 2013

Esquire Is Screwed: Duped By Fake UBL “Shooter”

As much as I like to dodge the SEAL drama train these days, there are still a couple of big stories that have left the station before Naval Special Warfare’s WARCOM could put the brakes on. First female Navy SEAL? It’s coming, and in a way you’d never expect…

One story coming out of Joint Special Operations Command is that the Esquire “shooter” isn’t the shooter after all. To be clear, he wasn’t the point man that put the well placed rounds into UBL’s head that ended the terrorist leaders life. Sure he was there, and deserves credit but he wasn’t the man who shot UBL, and ended his life. And this is an important fact that must be clarified.


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is a former U.S. Navy SEAL with combat deployments to Afghanistan, and Iraq. During his last tour he served as the west coast sniper Course Manager at the Naval Special Warfare Center. He is Editor-in-Chief of SpecialOperations.com, a SOFREP contributing editor, and a New York Times best selling author (The Red Circle & Benghazi: The Definitive Report). Follow Brandon on Facebook, Twitter or his website.

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  • TygeRInfantrY

    hlconrad4(MAFIA) Roger That 6!Tango Mike.

  • TygeRInfantrY

    hlconrad4(MAFIA) Roger That 6!Tango Mike.

  • hjw1dr

    Recon6 hjw1dr  6, just a guess on my part. I really don't know AW accept through here. LaurainKC might know more. She might. Or Red might know some... but I haven't heard anything.... out of that loop now!  and happy to be out of it too. LOL :)

  • Recon6

    hlconrad4(MAFIA)   In my vernacular 'recommend' in today's ??  Hell with ebonics etc. it could be something distasteful, lol, I sometimes don't have clue what youngsters are 'saying'....6

  • Recon6

    hjw1dr Recon6  Thanks hj , copy that, just wanted comms to know he was OK !  The 'good stuff' he can't discuss due to OPSEC but his own welfare is more important to us, tks for the quick response, I figgered you would bounce one back at me :)....6