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U.S. Army Special Forces Green Beret firing from M4 in Afghanistan

Pentagon identifies fallen Green Berets and revealed more details about ambush

A cowardly attack on our troops in Afghanistan two days ago once again pointed out the green-on-blue attacks as one of the biggest threats to our soldiers out there. The Green-on-Blue incident means that U.S. troops were engaged by friendly forces. A Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha (ODA) from 7th Special ForcesG roup was ambushed …

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Green berets conduct training at shooting range

Green Berets ambushed in Afghanistan, multiple casualties reported

A Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha (ODA) was ambushed in Afghanistan while conducting a Key Leader Engagement (KLE) in Sherzad, Afghanistan. Multiple casualties were reported. According to the SOFREP, a Green Beret team belongs to the 7th Special Forces Group. Green-on-blue incident It appears that at least two American SF operators have been killed and …

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This Is How The Green Berets Planned To Take Out Soviet’s Special Forces

Had the Cold War turned hot, there would have been no escape for the U.S. garrison in West Berlin. Marooned in a city more than 100 miles inside Communist East Germany, the U.S. Berlin Brigade—and the British and French garrisons as well—would certainly have been overwhelmed by Soviet and East German troops. Their presence helped …

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Niger Ambush – Two years later

On October 4, 2017, an 11-member Army special operations unit known as Team Ouallam and a 30-member Nigerien partner force were ambushed near the village of Tongo Tongo, Niger few miles from the Mali border. This was a team’s third mission since they arrived in Niger (a month before). Green Berets were on a mission …

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Member of 75th Ranger Battalion

Tier 2 Military Units

All of you have heard about Tiers in U.S. Special Operations Forces. We have already put the focus on Tier 1 meaning and the teams included in it, but what about Tier 2? Tier 2 Units Tier 2 Special Missions Units* are open to any male in the US Military of adequate physical health. Most …

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Why can Sailors enlist in SEALs immediately and Soldiers need to wait five years to enlist in Green Berets?

Navy Sea, Air, Land (SEAL) training is approximately 71 weeks from entry into Navy Recruit Training (8 weeks), completion of Naval Special Warfare Preparatory School ( 8 weeks), Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL Training (24 weeks), Navy Special Warfare Parachute Course (5 weeks), and SEAL Qualification Training (26 weeks), for a grand total of a little over …

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