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Delta Force operators, Navy SEALs,

Green Berets, Army Rangers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Special Forces        UK / USA

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/15/
sahel-niger-us-special-forces-islamists

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/28/
world/middleeast/more-and-more-special-forces-become-obamas-military-answer.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special Forces soldier

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/09/
world/asia/american-soldier-killed-afghanistan.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

special ops

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/28/
us/military-special-ops-investigation.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The United States Army Special Forces,

colloquially known as the Green Berets

 

https://www.npr.org/2023/03/03/
1160190832/biden-special-forces-officer-paris-davis-medal-of-honor-vietnam

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/18/
world/africa/west-africa-special-operations-medevac.html

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/12/24/
791130442/soldier-killed-in-afghanistan-makes-2019-deadliest-there-in-years-for-u-s

 

https://www.npr.org/2017/12/15/
570810197/u-s-army-green-berets-accused-from-within-of-lowering-standards

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/03/04/
518410540/a-green-beret-sits-for-a-portrait-by-his-former-commander-in-chief

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

United States Special Operations Command

 

The United States Special Operations Command

oversees small, elite units in the military

that carry out a variety of missions

in hostile territory,

many of them classified.

 

Established in 1987,

it has about 54,000 active-duty personnel

from four branches of the armed services.

- Updated: Aug. 31, 2011

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/organizations/s/
united_states_special_operations_command/index.html

 

 

Special Operations Command, or Socom,

oversees all Special Operations Forces

our Delta Force operators, Navy SEALs,

Green Berets, Army Rangers, among others.

 

Special Operations personnel

deployed to approximately 139 nations in 2015

about 70 percent of the countries on the planet.

 

While a vast majority of those missions involve

training the defense forces of partner countries,

a few involve direct combat.

https://www.nytimes.com/topic/organization/united-states-special-operations-command

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/topic/organization/
united-states-special-operations-command

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/31/
opinion/sunday/welcome-to-the-age-of-the-commando.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/13/us/
admiral-pushes-for-freer-hand-in-special-forces.html

 

 

 

 

Special Operations troops

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/10/30/
453148699/u-s-will-send-special-forces-group-to-fight-isis-in-syria

 

 

 

 

 Special Operations service members

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/11/world/asia/
friendly-fire-strike-kills-5-special-operations-soldiers-in-afghanistan.html

 

 

 

 

 special operations soldier

https://www.npr.org/2018/06/08/
618394317/american-soldier-killed-in-somalia

 

 

 

 

commando

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/world/middleeast/
us-commandos-work-with-syrian-fighters-in-push-toward-isis-stronghold.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/31/
opinion/sunday/welcome-to-the-age-of-the-commando.html

 

 

 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/
us-special-operations-step-up-in-afghanistan.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. commando forces

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/28/
us/military-special-ops-investigation.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Navy Seals

 

https://www.nytimes.com/topic/organization/
navy-seals

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/23/
us/navy-seals-crimes-of-war.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/07/20/
538338758/the-navy-gets-its-first-female-seal-candidate

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/09/world/africa/somalia-
navy-seal-kyle-milliken.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/28/
517849426/in-emotional-moment-of-speech-trump-addresses-navy-seals-widow

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/27/
517496770/father-of-navy-seal-killed-in-yemen-raid-has-harsh-words-for-trump

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/01/31/
512702680/navy-seal-is-trump-administrations-first-u-s-combat-death

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/28/world/asia/
seal-team-6-afghanistan-man-left-for-dead.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/05/03/
476574280/u-s-service-member-is-killed-in-fight-against-isis-in-iraq

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/20/world/asia/
navy-seal-team-4-suicide.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2011/05/04/
135982609/seal-team-six-the-best-of-the-best

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEAL Team Six

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/08/19/
490487058/former-navy-seal-settles-with-authorities-over-bin-laden-raid-book

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/2016/03/01/
468692846/osama-bin-ladens-will-29-million-that-should-be-spent-on-jihad

 

 

 

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2011/05/04/
135982609/seal-team-six-the-best-of-the-best

 

http://www.npr.org/2011/05/03/
135926537/new-details-emerge-about-killing-of-bin-laden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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