With the fighting at FOB 4 ebbing, the remaining MACV-SOG operators sorted through the dead and regrouped, preparing for another possible attack.
Give me 10 bucks and a six pack of Coors and I’ll take you shooting. For an extra 20 I’ll ridicule your stance, deride your grip, and mock your family. You pay for the rounds.
Special Operations may be able to dodge the worst of the coming DOD budget cuts, but the military as a whole will be hit hard.
Some time during the evening hours of April 22nd, 2015, elements of the Kenyan Special Force’s elite counterterrorism unit conducted a successful night raid on a suspected Somalia-based fundamentalist group View More ›
Note: This article is part of a series. You can read part one, part two, and part three here. We began the sweep as planned. There were a whole load of individual firefights View More ›
Veteran suicide is at an all-time high: 22 veterans a day, and those are the just ones the VA is tracking. We should care. We should DO something about this.
There is no ending war. But we may have to re-examine our attitudes and beliefs about it in order to preserve our interests as a nation.
Those opposed to Jade Helm often ask what realistic military training is, how often it occurs, and why off-post training is necessary. Here are the answers.
Like most plans, the operation went out the window in the first few seconds. The moment we hit the ground, we became pinned down in the open.