ShadowSpear Special Operations

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      Everything a new member needs to know in order to be successful on this site.
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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: Say it isn't So x SF med, Sep 18, 2014 at 12:44 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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    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: 1-15 A&S Stanimal, Sep 13, 2014 at 10:31 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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    1. North American Special Operations

      Canadian Special Operations, US Special Operations , Mexican Special Operations, and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: JTF2 Training RackMaster, Sep 9, 2014
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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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      Latest: 1st Commando Regiment - Poland Ravage, Aug 8, 2014
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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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    1. Special Operations Discussion

      Special Operations discussion. For Special Operations Forces, post in the respective country forum.
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    2. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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      Latest: Australian Defence Force's new kit CQB, Sep 18, 2014 at 7:42 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: Anzio Ironworks compforce, Sep 3, 2014
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    4. Long Range Reconnaissance

      Long Range Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Patrol.
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      Latest: 19D vs 11B lindy, Aug 23, 2014
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    5. Intelligence & Support Operations

      Military Intelligence and Support Operations.
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      Latest: 8200 Pulling a "Band of Brothers" Moment lindy, Sep 16, 2014 at 12:06 PM
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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: The Abandoning of Own El Cid, Sep 3, 2014
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Iraq and ISIS Discussion CDG, Sep 18, 2014 at 5:38 PM
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    8. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: Mike Hoare's 5 Commando, Katanga Ocoka One, Sep 18, 2014 at 12:14 PM
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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: SITREP THREAD. Post your Progress Here. tweeder, Sep 16, 2014 at 11:02 PM
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    2. Special Operations Technology

      The latest in Special Operations and military technologies to benefit the war fighter.
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      Latest: PVS-31 Mikus, Sep 10, 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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    6. Fitness/Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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    7. Tradecraft/Fieldcraft

      Fieldcraft and tradecraft: learning and implementing the tools of the trade.
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    8. Kit/Gear

      Special Operations, military, and tactical gear, equipment, and kit discussion.
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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: Scotland racing_kitty, Sep 18, 2014 at 5:31 PM
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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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    3. Books

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