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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    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: Civilian to CRO question bwillows, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:43 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: Recon Faq Bonesaw, Oct 21, 2014 at 5:22 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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      Latest: American Sniper Movie JohnnyBoyUSMC, Oct 17, 2014 at 11:18 PM
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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: USSOCOM's Newest Top Enlisted NCO Ocoka One, Oct 16, 2014 at 3:40 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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      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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    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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      Latest: Will I still be able to enlist? DS24, Sep 23, 2014
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    2. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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      Latest: Can you really come out of Army basic an E4? reed11b, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:59 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: Uruzgan Joint Sniper Training Ravage, Oct 5, 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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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: The Hunt for Reds in October pardus, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:11 PM
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    8. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: USAF in 1956 SOWT, Oct 15, 2014 at 1:36 PM
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    9. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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      Latest: Verify company Ooh-Rah, Oct 9, 2014
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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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    2. Special Operations Technology

      The latest in Special Operations and military technologies to benefit the war fighter.
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    3. Weapons/Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmenship.
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      Latest: FBI 9MM Justification, FBI Training Division x SF med, Oct 20, 2014 at 6:38 AM
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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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      Latest: Large Arcteryx Atom SV Multicam lindy, Oct 8, 2014
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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: F16s in Midair Collision SOWT, Oct 21, 2014 at 11:29 AM
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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? CDG, Oct 21, 2014 at 8:18 AM
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