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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      Latest: Dan Busch, 1993 Somalia KIA Oper8or, Apr 17, 2014 at 4:09 PM
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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: Dedicated To The Gods of CAS SpongeBob*24, Apr 19, 2014 at 6:19 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: MARSOC: CONQUERING THE MISSION, FAILING THE MEN Teufel, Apr 20, 2014 at 12:59 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: Canadian SOF image compilation. Trev, Apr 18, 2014 at 8:54 AM
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    2. South American Special Operations

      South American Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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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, Apr 6, 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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      Latest: Israeli Special Forces Thread Marine0311, Apr 16, 2014 at 10:29 PM
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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: Reserve/national vs Active Freefalling, Apr 20, 2014 at 10:17 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: Horus Vision reticle thoughts Clark, Apr 12, 2014
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    4. Long Range Reconnaissance

      Long Range Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Patrol.
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      Latest: 19D vs 11B Ranger Lee, Mar 18, 2014
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    5. Intelligence & Support Operations

      Military Intelligence and Support Operations.
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      Latest: North Korean propaganda CQB, Apr 17, 2014 at 4:47 PM
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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" Mac_NZ, Apr 18, 2014 at 6:35 PM
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Official Ukraine Thread CQB, Apr 20, 2014 at 5:17 AM
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    8. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: Shell Shock in WWI & WWII Marauder06, Apr 10, 2014
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    9. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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      Latest: Site Rules Marine0311, Jan 13, 2013
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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. lucky l3fty, Apr 19, 2014 at 7:56 AM
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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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    3. Weapons / Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmenship.
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      Latest: Barrett 98 Bravo .338 Lapua Clark, Apr 20, 2014 at 8:26 AM
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    4. Combatives

      Combatives, fighting styles, and hand-to-hand combat.
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      Latest: Bisping Vs. Kennedy goon175, Apr 16, 2014 at 10:58 PM
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    5. Combat Medicine

      Combat medicine and related medical discussion.
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      Latest: Moral Injury, Beyond PTSD. pardus, Mar 26, 2014
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    6. Fitness and Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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      Latest: The "CrossFit Culture" is a bunch of DORKS!!! Ravage, Apr 18, 2014 at 7:24 PM
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    7. Tradecraft/ Fieldcraft

      Fieldcraft and tradecraft: learning and implementing the tools of the trade.
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      Latest: SCUBA divers. : Intro Reagan Morgan, Mar 30, 2014
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    8. Kit/Gear

      Special Operations, military, and tactical gear, equipment, and kit discussion.
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      Latest: Glint Tape Ranger Psych, Apr 18, 2014 at 4:09 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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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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