Over the last two decades, US special operations have played a pivotal role in overseas operations. Misconduct throughout the years has also made headlines and drawn criticism. A new subcommittee with House Armed Services Committee titled the Subcommittee on Intelligence and Special Operations, has been created. This will address the issues revolving around special operations forces and ensure they will be addressed appropriately. According to Rep. Ruben Gallego, the highest-ranking person of color on the Armed Services Committee and a Marine veteran, the landscape has changed when it comes to threats and what the near competitors are.
The Crossroads of Special Operations