ShadowSpear Special Operations

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    1. Special Operations Discussion

      Special Operations discussion. For Special Operations Forces, post in the respective country forum.
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      Latest: Prior service trying to go SF x SF med, May 25, 2015 at 10:17 AM
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    2. Law Enforcement Special Operations

      Law Enforcement Special Operations and tactical response units like Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT), Hostage Rescue Team (HRT), Emergency Response Team (ERT), Special Operations Group (SOG), etc.
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    3. Special Operations Selection Preparation

      For those training for and seeking advice on a Special Operations Selection program like SFAS, SFQC, RASP, RIP, BUD/S, etc.
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      Latest: Class 16-1 jcb_10, May 25, 2015 at 3:06 AM
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    4. SOF Mentor Program

      This forum is designed for all branches of the military and civilians who are considering SOF Selection for, but not limited to Army Rangers, Green Berets, Navy SEALs, Special Tactics, MARSOC, etc. You will be mentored by vetted members of the special operations community.
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    5. Special Operations Technology

      The latest in Special Operations and military technologies to benefit the war fighter.
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      Latest: New portable solar charging mat CDG, Apr 7, 2015
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    6. Fallen Special Operators

      Fallen Special Operators
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      Latest: MSG Gary Gordon Grey Fox, May 18, 2015
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    1. US Army Special Operations

      United States Army Special Operations, USASOC, Special Forces, 75th Ranger Regiment, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, Psyop, and Civil Affairs.
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      Latest: 5th SFG TLDR20, May 25, 2015 at 8:58 AM
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    2. US Air Force Special Operations

      US Air Force Special Operations Command, AFSOC, Pararescue, Combat Control Team (CCT), Special Operations Weather Team (SOWT), Special Tactics Squadron (STS), Tactical Air Control Party (TACP), Special Operations Aviation, and Air Commandos.
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      1. CCT

      Latest: Premedical Training? Kballdc93, May 21, 2015 at 8:24 PM
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    3. US Marine Corps Special Operations

      US Marine Corps Special Operations Command, MARSOC, Marine Special Operations Regiment (MSOR), Marine Special Operations Batallion (MSOB), Force Reconnaissance, Recon, Marine Special Operations Support Group (MSOSG), and SOC Capable Units.
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      Latest: 0321 secondary MOS Teufel, May 23, 2015 at 12:43 AM
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    4. US Naval Special Warfare

      Naval Special Warfare Command (NAVSOC), SEA, Air, Land (SEAL), SEAL Delivery Vehicle (SDV), Special Warfare Combatant Crewman (SWCC), Special Boat Team (SBT), Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD), and other Naval Special Warfare (SPECWAR) units.
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      Latest: Questions from an aspiring SEAL pardus, May 18, 2015
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    1. North American Special Operations

      Canadian Special Operations, US Special Operations , Mexican Special Operations, and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: Canadian SOF image compilation. Trev, May 20, 2015 at 8:40 PM
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    2. South American Special Operations

      South American Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: Peru Chopstick, Aug 30, 2014
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    3. European Special Operations

      European Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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    4. African Special Operations

      African Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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    5. Asian and Oceanic Special Operations

      Asian and Oceanic Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: Israeli Special Forces Thread pardus, May 23, 2015 at 10:56 PM
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    1. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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      Latest: Memorial Day NavyBuyer, May 25, 2015 at 8:14 PM
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    2. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: Vietnam Archives Agoge, May 25, 2015 at 11:52 AM
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    3. Sniper

      Special Operations and military sniper discussion, sniper training, sniper operations, and sniper craft.
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      Latest: Corpsman/Sniper Platoon Teufel, May 5, 2015
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    4. Long Range Reconnaissance

      Long Range Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Patrol.
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      Latest: 19D vs 11B Reed Cundiff, Dec 6, 2014
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    5. Intelligence & Support Operations

      Military Intelligence and Support Operations.
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      Latest: SOTA? Viper1, May 5, 2015
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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: Warrior Scholar Project Marine0311, May 20, 2015 at 8:45 AM
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Iraq and ISIS Discussion Florida173, May 25, 2015 at 4:26 PM
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    8. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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      Latest: Blackwater verdict Ocoka One, Apr 14, 2015
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    1. Kit& Gear

      Special Operations, military, and tactical gear, equipment, and kit discussion.
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      Latest: Matt Axelson "Axe Hammer" knife pardus, May 25, 2015 at 11:01 AM
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    2. Weapons & Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmanship.
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      Latest: First Handgun Purchase pardus, May 21, 2015 at 11:47 PM
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    3. Combatives

      Combatives, fighting styles, and hand-to-hand combat.
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      Latest: Ronda Rousey- best MMA Fighter Ever? poison, May 23, 2015 at 3:21 PM
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    4. Combat Medicine

      Combat medicine and related medical discussion.
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    5. Fitness & Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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      Latest: Memorial day workouts amorris127289, May 25, 2015 at 4:44 PM
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    6. Tradecraft & Fieldcraft

      Fieldcraft and tradecraft: learning and implementing the tools of the trade.
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      Latest: Rucking david123, May 6, 2015
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    1. General Discussion

      Discussion not related to the military, tactical, or SOF world.
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      Latest: Fresh roasted coffee, gear advice, etc poison, May 25, 2015 at 8:51 PM
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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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    3. Books

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      Latest: What Are You Currently Reading? Marauder06, May 23, 2015 at 3:13 PM
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    4. Link Ups

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      Latest: Israel x SF med, May 22, 2015 at 6:23 PM
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