A Moment Of Silence For Seal Team Six…


Copter shot down, killing 30 US troops, 7 Afghans

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Insurgents shot down a U.S. military helicopter during fighting in eastern Afghanistan, killing 30 Americans, most of them belonging to the same elite Navy SEALs unit that killed Osama bin Laden, as well as seven Afghan commandos, U.S. officials said Saturday. It was the deadliest single loss for American forces in the decade-old war.

 

 

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About Analysis Montage

Has performed duties in homeland security, counterterrorism, terrorism studies, and intelligence analysis. Although new to this field in relation to the experience of his counterparts, he is passionate and dedicated with a diverse background and set of professional skills. He currently utilizes his critical thinking and analytic techniques in service to one of the states in these fine United States.

Posted on 6 August 2011, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. The question that jumped to my mind was whether the ‘rocket’ was an RPG (which would represent more of a ‘lucky shot’ for the Taliban than anything else) or the use of MANPADS (a shoulder fired anti-aircraft missile) which would be an ominous turn of events in the region.

    Very bad indeed…

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