ShadowSpear Special Operations

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    4. Fallen Special Operators

      Fallen Special Operators
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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: US Army SOF Photos TheSiatonist, Jul 27, 2014 at 7:50 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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      Latest: Pavehawk Down TheSiatonist, Jul 10, 2014
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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: Marine Corps Infantry Ocoka One, Jul 27, 2014 at 3:23 PM
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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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    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. DKsniper, Jul 24, 2014 at 7:43 AM
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    2. South American Special Operations

      South American Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: Fuerzas Comando Teufel, Jun 26, 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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      Latest: Abu Khattala captured Freefalling, Jul 15, 2014
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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 Eden, Jun 19, 2014
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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: The combat stache...... don't hate Dame, Jul 27, 2014 at 4:09 PM
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    2. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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      Latest: Former Marine Recon Sgt Maj Optimus Hund, Jul 27, 2014 at 4:22 PM
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    3. Sniper

      Special Operations and military sniper discussion, sniper training, sniper operations, and sniper craft.
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      Latest: Daddy got a new toy! SOWT, Jul 28, 2014 at 3:55 AM
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    4. Long Range Reconnaissance

      Long Range Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Patrol.
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      Latest: LRS Book Hornbill, May 7, 2014
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    5. Intelligence & Support Operations

      Military Intelligence and Support Operations.
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      Latest: Navy HUMINT? RetPara, Jun 18, 2014
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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: "An Officers' Corps That Can't Score" Ocoka One, Jul 26, 2014 at 5:02 PM
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Israel pardus, Jul 26, 2014 at 8:44 PM
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    8. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: The Great War Worldweaver, Jul 27, 2014 at 12:34 AM
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    9. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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    10. 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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    1. 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: Looking for advice SemperMoto, Jul 17, 2014
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    2. Special Operations / Military Technology

      The latest in Special Operations and military technologies to benefit the war fighter.
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      Latest: Mustard plants, not mustard gas CQB, Jul 20, 2014
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    3. Weapons / Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmenship.
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    4. Combatives

      Combatives, fighting styles, and hand-to-hand combat.
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    5. Combat Medicine

      Combat medicine and related medical discussion.
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      Latest: Frustration of wound recovery Agoge, Jul 18, 2014
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    6. Fitness and Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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      Latest: Nate Morrison? SexyBeast, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:37 AM
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    7. Tradecraft/ Fieldcraft

      Fieldcraft and tradecraft: learning and implementing the tools of the trade.
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      Latest: Poison ivy and the field amlove21, Jul 27, 2014 at 8:34 PM
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    8. Kit/Gear

      Special Operations, military, and tactical gear, equipment, and kit discussion.
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      Latest: Rocky vs Lowa Boots SexyBeast, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:28 AM
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  1. Miscellaneous Discussion

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    1. General Discussion

      Discussion not related to the military, tactical, or SOF world.
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      Latest: Plagiarized War College Thesis Marauder06, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:23 AM
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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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