Ash Johnston was killed near Tal Hamish, the ISIS capital in Northern Syria. Tal Hamish is a strategically important target for the Kurds because from there, the road is wide open straight down into Raqqa, the heart of the so-called Caliphate.
When I finally arrived at 5th Special Forces Group at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, I was nervous as hell. These grizzled war-fighters had been hard-charging the war on terror the whole time View More ›
Brandon Webb on CNN talks about his friend, Chris Kyle, and changes he hopes to see within the VA as a result of the Eddie Ray Routh verdict.
I market these as facts but that’s not completely true. In reality they’re my opinions, which just so happen to be facts. My hope is to candidly describe the basic View More ›
The California-based U.S. Merchants Bank, the last financial institution to accept and process remittance payments to residents in the country of Somalia, has bowed to stricter U.S. anti-money-laundering laws. This change View More ›
The highly troubled Department of Veteran’s Affairs secretary has, as so many before him, become ensnared in a case of stolen valor. The incident happened last year when Secretary Robert McDonald View More ›
If you are considering going to BUD/S and becoming a SEAL, this series of videos is an absolute must to acquire an insightful view into the mindset of guys in the Teams.
In part one of this article series on Uzbekistan, I explored the changing security dynamic of Central Asia and the impact that the adjustments have had on both United States View More ›
I recently had a chance to view SOFREP.com’s exclusive visit, tour, and interviews with the men of the elite Polish counterterrorism unit, GROM. They are Poland’s equivalent to the U.S. View More ›
Following the horrific murders of three Muslim North Carolina residents in mid-February, the Palestinian National Authority has condemned the attack as “terrorism” and requested that U.S. law enforcement allow its own View More ›