Category Archives: operations

Special operations forces must look and fight differently for future conflicts

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The special operations forces community sees its contribution to the great power competition fight of tomorrow much differently than the past two decades of counterterrorism operations. But leaders, commanders and thinkers in U.S. SOF who spoke at the annual National Defense Industrial Association Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict conference on Friday see their piece of that […]

Special operations forces must look and fight differently for future conflicts

special-operations-forces-must-look-and-fight-differently-for-future-conflicts

The special operations forces community sees its contribution to the great power competition fight of tomorrow much differently than the past two decades of counterterrorism operations. But leaders, commanders and thinkers in U.S. SOF who spoke at the annual National Defense Industrial Association Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict conference on Friday see their piece of that […]

Special operations forces must look and fight differently for future conflicts

special-operations-forces-must-look-and-fight-differently-for-future-conflicts

The special operations forces community sees its contribution to the great power competition fight of tomorrow much differently than the past two decades of counterterrorism operations. But leaders, commanders and thinkers in U.S. SOF who spoke at the annual National Defense Industrial Association Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict conference on Friday see their piece of that […]

Special operations forces must look and fight differently for future conflicts

special-operations-forces-must-look-and-fight-differently-for-future-conflicts

The special operations forces community sees its contribution to the great power competition fight of tomorrow much differently than the past two decades of counterterrorism operations. But leaders, commanders and thinkers in U.S. SOF who spoke at the annual National Defense Industrial Association Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict conference on Friday see their piece of that […]

Two special operations soldiers killed, three injured, in California aviation training mishap

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Two special operations soldiers were killed and three were injured in an aircraft mishap during an Army Special Operations Command training exercise near Coronado, California, according to an Army Special Operations Command spokesperson. “An element of U.S. Army Special Operations Command was conducting routine training in the vicinity of Coronado, California, on August 27, when […]

Two special operations soldiers killed, three injured, in California aviation training mishap

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Two special operations soldiers were killed and three were injured in an aircraft mishap during an Army Special Operations Command training exercise near Coronado, California, according to an Army Special Operations Command spokesperson. “An element of U.S. Army Special Operations Command was conducting routine training in the vicinity of Coronado, California, on August 27, when […]

The special operations Marine Raiders have a new commander

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Marine Forces Special Operations Command welcomed its eighth commander Friday when Maj. Gen. James F. Glynn took the unit from the retiring Maj. Gen. Daniel Yoo at a ceremony aboard Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Glynn last was with the special forces unit from 2011 to 2013 when he served as the commander for the Marine […]

Special operations using artificial intelligence, personality traits to recruit and select

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With less than 1 percent of young Americans both willing and able to join the military, even fewer of whom can pass special operations selection, each service is looking at creative ways to use the skills and attributes would-be operators can bring to the table. That includes prioritizing technology experience for some services, while in […]

Special operations using artificial intelligence, personality traits to recruit and select

special-operations-using-artificial-intelligence,-personality-traits-to-recruit-and-select

With less than 1 percent of young Americans both willing and able to join the military, even fewer of whom can pass special operations selection, each service is looking at creative ways to use the skills and attributes would-be operators can bring to the table. That includes prioritizing technology experience for some services, while in […]

Special operations using artificial intelligence, personality traits to recruit and select

special-operations-using-artificial-intelligence,-personality-traits-to-recruit-and-select

With less than 1 percent of young Americans both willing and able to join the military, even fewer of whom can pass special operations selection, each service is looking at creative ways to use the skills and attributes would-be operators can bring to the table. That includes prioritizing technology experience for some services, while in […]