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The Crossroads of Special Operations

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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Israel Updates Its Rules Of Engagement, To Allow Soldiers To Open Fire More Easily | Republic World

The Israeli Defense Forces ROE previously stated that soldiers could only open fire if their lives were in immediate danger. To stifle crime they are opening the ROE to allow soldiers to engage with those who have been caught...

Thailand becomes first foreign customer of AT-6 light-attack aircraft | Defense News

Textron Aviation has been given a $143 million contract by the Royal Thai Air Force to supply eight Beechcraft AT-6 Wolverine aircraft, as well as auxiliary services, replacement parts, and preparation. Thailand became the first foreign buyer of the...

SAS accused ‘killer’ squadmate turns against Ben Roberts-Smith | The West Australian

A former SAS soldier has volunteered to testify that Ben Roberts-Smith is a war criminal, according to court documents, but the distinguished veteran's lawyers believe it's due to a back-room arrangement with his media foes. It's also believed that...

Ghislaine Maxwell’s Elaborate Hideout Strategy Revealed by Ex-SAS Security Adviser | Newsweek

Ghislaine Maxwell, a British socialite, was "the most wanted lady" in the world when hiding abroad in the wake of the Jeffrey Epstein claims, according to her security adviser. The death of Epstein in his detention cell in August...

Balkans democracy at risk, rifts growing, Croatia warns | Reuters

On Monday, Croatia's foreign minister alerted that independence is at stake in Balkan countries aspiring to join the European Union, with Bosnia and Herzegovina being a particular source of concern, as the EU's top diplomat offered to relaunch North...

S.W.O.R.D. International Inc. establishing operations in Greenville County | South Carolina Governor Office

Founded in 2010 by American SOF veterans, S.W.O.R.D. International Inc, a manufacturer of small arms and defense equipment is relocating operations to Greenville, South Carolina. The company’s new 44,000 square foot facility will increase production capabilities and advance product...

France tells Britain to stop ‘giving lessons’ on migrants as record numbers cross Channel | France 24

In an increasingly heated spat between London and Paris over the number of migrants crossing the Channel, France warned Britain on Monday to cease "teaching" migrants. The long-running feud had heated up in recent days when unprecedented numbers of...

A harrowing night in Afghanistan earns A-10 pilot the Distinguished Flying Cross, 10 years later | Air Force Times

The Distinguished Flying Cross was recently awarded to an A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, for efforts he conducted more than a decade earlier during a military search-and-rescue operation in Afghanistan. Lt. Col. Mike Hilkert,...

French forces pull out of Tessalit base amid northern Mali drawdown | France 24

Military officials stated on Tuesday that France had given up control of the Tessalit facility to the Malian army as part of preparations to reorganize French forces deployed in the repressive Sahel region under "Operation Barkhane." After the Kidal base was turned...

Indian police kill 26 Maoist militants, including a senior leader | CNN

A top government official said on Sunday that police in India's western state of Maharashtra killed at least 26 Maoist terrorists, including a supreme leader, in an entrapment strike in dense jungle. For decades, the Maoists, often known as...

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US-backed SDF arrest three suspected ISIS members in northeast Syria | Kurdistan 24

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces in combination with the US-led coalition against ISIS conducted an operation in northeast Syria...

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