A NATO helicopter carrying members of the Navy SEALs DevGru (a.k.a. Seal Team Six) was shot down in Afghanistan killing every one aboard. DevGru (Development Group) is the elite group of SEALs credit with the killing of Osama bin Laden. AP is reporting that while from the same group, none of the more than 20 [...]
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In a stunning change to the previously released account of events, Leon Penetta, Obama’s CIA chief now says that for most of the raid, the president wasn’t watching. Mr Panetta said: “Once those teams went into the compound I can tell you that there was a time period of almost 20 or 25 minutes where [...]
During the May 3rd interview of CIA director Leon Penetta by NBC Nightly News’ Brian Williams, Mr. Penetta all but admitted that killing Osama bin Laden was the intent of the mission. The authorities we have on Bin Laden are to kill him. And that was made clear. But it was also, as part of [...]
Maybe not as well-known, but certainly as symbolic as Time’s “Man of the Year” covers, Time Magazine’s X covers have marked the historic end of American enemies. Osama Bin Laden is about to join the ranks of the famously X’d out. In May of 1945, the first of the X’s was Adolf Hitler shortly after [...]
The U.S. Navy SeALs are a collection of eleven total teams of elite special operations warriors trained to fight from the sea, from the air, and on land. Although their training is heavily focused on maritime environments, SEALs are the most highly-trained special warfare units in the world. Stationed at one of three SEAL duty [...]
Radical Muslim terrorist and 911 mastermind Osama Bin Laden has reportedly been killed in Pakistan recently. Depending on where you went to look for information on this story, you could have seen many different accounts on what has supposedly transpired in this much-anticipated event. There is a good account of these discrepancies here , written by [...]