ShadowSpear Special Operations

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      Everything a new member needs to know in order to be successful on this site.
    2. Introductions

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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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      Latest: MOH Recipient SFC Petry To Retire TheSiatonist, Jul 22, 2014 at 9:01 AM
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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: Pavehawk Down TheSiatonist, Jul 10, 2014
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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: 3-14 August A&S MSxRIv, Jul 22, 2014 at 2:09 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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    2. South American Special Operations

      South American Special Operations and Special Operations Forces.
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      Latest: Fuerzas Comando Teufel, Jun 26, 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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      Latest: Abu Khattala captured Freefalling, Jul 15, 2014
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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 Eden, Jun 19, 2014
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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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    3. Sniper

      Special Operations and military sniper discussion, sniper training, sniper operations, and sniper craft.
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      Latest: AI AX Stocks Arrow 4, Jun 22, 2014
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    4. Long Range Reconnaissance

      Long Range Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Patrol.
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      Latest: LRS Book Hornbill, May 7, 2014
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    5. Intelligence & Support Operations

      Military Intelligence and Support Operations.
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      Latest: Navy HUMINT? RetPara, Jun 18, 2014
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    6. Leadership and Professional Development

      Military leadership and professional development.
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      Latest: Military Training and Civilian College Credit Firemedic, Jul 21, 2014 at 11:44 PM
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    7. Modern Conflict

      Modern conflict including wars, skirmishes, attacks, and disputes.
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      Latest: Israel CQB, Jul 20, 2014 at 9:42 PM
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    8. Military History

      Special Operations and military history.
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      Latest: "Air Policing" Freefalling, Jul 6, 2014
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    9. Private Forces

      Privatized forces, mercenaries, contractors, and soldiers of fortune.
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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: Looking for advice SemperMoto, Jul 17, 2014 at 11:00 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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      Latest: Mustard plants, not mustard gas CQB, Jul 20, 2014 at 9:32 PM
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    3. Weapons / Marksmanship

      Weaponry and marksmenship.
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      Latest: Side saddles on shotguns SOWT, Jul 12, 2014
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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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      Latest: Frustration of wound recovery Agoge, Jul 18, 2014 at 9:14 AM
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    6. Fitness and 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: New Combat Glove Ranger Psych, Jul 21, 2014 at 10:35 PM
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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: Jesse and his BS lawsuit... Ooh-Rah1069, Jul 21, 2014 at 10:49 PM
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    2. Training and Employment

      Tactical training and employment opportunities.
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