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Synonyms for Special Forces

a division of the United States Army that is specially trained for guerilla fighting

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Aaron Bank to Operation Neptune Spear and beyond, US Special Ops is a comprehensive and informative survey of US special operations, past and present.
Canada's offer of 200 trainers for the Ukraine or 450 for the defence of Latvia or 250 Special Ops for Kurdistan are typical Canadian deployments, to appear active without a real commitment, withdrawal plan or heavy weapons.
Yorky, who is writing a book on life during and after the SAS, admits special ops in Iraq needed all the steel he could muster, especially the Victor Two mission to destroy the Scud missile centre in 1991, where he shot the young soldier.
Persistence, large payload, modularity, quiet operations and the ability to land on any flat surface are among the Airlander 10's key attributes in the special ops arena.
According to the Head of State, the NABU contains special ops troops, analysts and detectives.
The history of special ops is replete with instances when entire commands were sacrificed, but so long as the objective was achieved, they were not considered failures.
director Michael Bay rewrites history as he documents a real-life 2012 mission of an American Special Ops team in 13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGAZI.
Together with a computer hacker and a seemingly helpful special ops warrior, Zane must decide between exposing the truth and preserving the financial strength of the world.
Auto Business News-December 15, 2015--Chevrolet approves production of Silverado Special Ops concept vehicle
Obama said in an interview on "NBC Nightly News" in his first public comments on the deployment since it was announced on Friday "Keep in mind that we have run special ops already and really this is just an extension of what we are continuing to do.
Korkun Eken, former National Police Department Special Ops Unit Deputy Chief ybrahim E[currency]ahin and several special ops police officers.
15pm During a mission with her US army special ops team in Mali, North Africa, Sgt Odelle Ballard stumbles upon encrypted files that prove a major American corporation is secretly funding terrorists and copies it onto a flash drive.
The Reaper: Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers comes from the first Afro-American to serve as a sniper in his battalion, who became known as 'The Reaper' by the end of his service.
Modern American Snipers: From the Legend to the Reaper--on the Battlefield with Special Operations Snipers considers the world of the special operations sniper, covering the career of Chris Kyle, a powerful special ops sniper, and including commentary from those who fought with him.
Beatrice Knowles, the most persuasive of Queen Elizabeth I's special ops maids, is about to make her dream come true: marrying the rich and handsome Lord Cavanaugh.
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