Last night New York City mayor Bill De Blasio warned New Yorkers of, “one of the largest snow storms in the recorded history of this city.” The mayor stressed safety, View More ›
When Senator Dianne Feinstein took to the senate floor last year and accused the Central Intelligence Agency of spying on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI), the very committee View More ›
I just finished reading Nicholas Irving’s memoir “The Reaper,” and found it to be a great read. Nick and I served in the same sniper section, but at different times. View More ›
“Havrem,” whose real name is Alex, presents himself as an ideological warrior who ran away from home at the age of 16 to join the PKK and fight for Kurdish View More ›
Having torn through this book in two days, I think even the most jaded readers of books about Special Operations and snipers will find this book a great read and tear through it in two days.
The Daily Mail claims that two British volunteers are in Syria to make money, not fight for the YPG. SOFREP has been in direct contact with the British veterans and many other foreign fighters in North Syria to get the facts.
The point is that when conducting FID, your job is not to create a mirror image of American forces, but rather to give your host-nation counterparts some basic skills to help them rise above their opposition and help effect tactical victories on the battlefield.
At the dawn of 2015, the world continues its march into gradual unplanned decentralization and the chaos which accompanies it. While Western idealists have, and continue to, see liberal democracy View More ›
Happy New Year from SOFREP! Hopefully, 2015 will be a whole lot friendlier than 2014 was!