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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    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: August A&S 15-3 Young_devil1214, Jun 30, 2015 at 9:50 PM
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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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      Latest: Whats your backup plan? amar nagra, Jun 28, 2015 at 12:21 PM
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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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    6. Fallen Special Operators

      Fallen Special Operators
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      Latest: TSgt Sean Barton killed in training HALO99, Jun 25, 2015 at 11:25 AM
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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: Is this a smart idea? RUBSUMLOTION, Jun 30, 2015 at 5:08 PM
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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: Questions about TACP? Christian N, Jun 30, 2015 at 11:16 AM
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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: Knots Polar Bear, Jun 24, 2015 at 9:04 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: Navy SARC Physical Specifics GabrielG, Jun 29, 2015 at 12:51 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: Canadian SOF image compilation. Trev, May 20, 2015
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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 poison, Jun 17, 2015
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    1. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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      Latest: Pentagon Seeks New Sidearm Six-Two, Jun 30, 2015 at 7:07 PM
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    2. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: It was 71 years ago today.... Freefalling, Jun 24, 2015 at 7:16 AM
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    3. Sniper

      Special Operations and military sniper discussion, sniper training, sniper operations, and sniper craft.
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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: Isolated System Security Issues lindy, Jun 21, 2015
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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: Warrior Scholar Project Deathy McDeath, Jun 15, 2015
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Iraq and ISIS Discussion CQB, Jun 30, 2015 at 6:34 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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    2. Weapons & Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmanship.
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      Latest: Bushmaster Red-Dot, Jun 26, 2015 at 7:13 AM
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    3. Combatives

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

      Combat medicine and related medical discussion.
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      Latest: Vetigel lushooter, Jun 24, 2015 at 10:17 PM
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    5. Fitness & Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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      Latest: What does your workout program look like? Christian N, Jun 30, 2015 at 5:48 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 RayL, Jun 1, 2015
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    1. General Discussion

      Discussion not related to the military, tactical, or SOF world.
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      Latest: Greece's economic train wreck pardus, Jun 30, 2015 at 9:09 PM
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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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      Latest: Texas State Trooper Dame, Jun 22, 2015
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    3. Books

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    4. Link Ups

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