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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      Latest: 5 Years Undercover 18C4V, Jan 23, 2015 at 3:33 PM
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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: Value of Strength Training for Selection CDG, Jan 21, 2015 at 4:23 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: SITREP THREAD. Post your Progress Here. lucky l3fty, Jan 21, 2015 at 10:37 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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    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: Other independent units SkrewzLoose, Jan 24, 2015 at 12:29 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: pros/cons for sts vs rsq. Freefalling, Jan 24, 2015 at 1:21 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: 1-15 A&S Stanimal, Jan 22, 2015 at 8:17 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 SkrewzLoose, Jan 24, 2015 at 2:11 AM
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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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    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. Military

      Non-Special Operations related military discussion.
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    2. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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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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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: USNA questions Ocoka One, Jan 21, 2015 at 8:30 AM
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Iraq and ISIS Discussion Ocoka One, Jan 24, 2015 at 12:30 PM
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    8. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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      Latest: Blackwater verdict 8654Maine, Jan 21, 2015 at 7:44 PM
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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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    3. Combatives

      Combatives, fighting styles, and hand-to-hand combat.
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      Latest: MCMAP CPL B USMC, Dec 28, 2014
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    4. Combat Medicine

      Combat medicine and related medical discussion.
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      Latest: The gift that keeps on giving policemedic, Jan 24, 2015 at 10:10 PM
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    5. Fitness & Nutrition

      Physical fitness, performance enhancement, and nutrition.
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    6. Tradecraft & Fieldcraft

      Fieldcraft and tradecraft: learning and implementing the tools of the trade.
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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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    3. Books

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    4. Link Ups

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