CIA Releases Post-9/11 Images of Operation Jawbreaker on Twitter
The CIA recently posted several pictures from Operation Jawbreaker, the first boots on the ground in Afghanistan following the 9-11 attacks.
EXCLUSIVE: Pave Hawk Gunner Opens Up Minigun During MEDEVAC
A 2009 MEDEVAC in an Afghanistan hot zone resulted in a Sikorsky HH-66 Pave Hawk gunner firing off quite a few rounds to support troops on the ground.
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VIDEO: A-10 Warthog Destroys Taliban Motorcyclists
The A-10 Thunderbolt II and its GAU-8 Avenger 30mm Gatling autocannon recently took out four Taliban terrorists in Afghanistan.
Spec Ops History: ‘Jawbreaker’ Recruits Afghan Northern Alliance
The mission entitled 'Jawbreaker' was designed to target terrorist groups like the Taliban and connect the US with the Afghan Northern Alliance.
Operation Anaconda: Driving Out Enemy Fighters in Afghanistan
Expected to be a two-day operation, Operation Anaconda ended up lasting two weeks and proved to be more costly and difficult than expected.
Spec Ops History: Task Force Dagger Targets Taliban
A series of Task Force Dagger operations, involving US air power and Afghani muscle on the ground, brilliantly targeted the Taliban in Afghanistan.
Marine Matthew Parker Awarded Silver Star For Actions in Afghanistan
Matthew Parker assumed control as the ground force commander after several leaders had been injured during a May 2011 attack in Afghanistan.
Graphic: How US Navy Seal Edward Byers Earned His Medal of Honor
US Navy Seal Edward Byers and his team helped rescue Dr. Dilip Joseph from the Taliban in Afghanistan during a December 2012 mission.
Task Force Jesup Searching For Billions in ‘Lost’ Equipment in Afghanistan
Task Force Jesup establishing accountability trail for $2.2 billion worth of equipment 'lost' or 'misplaced' in Afghanistan from 2006 to 2015.