The Newest Army Weapon
The small arms stabilization system on display as part of the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit at the 2019 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference in Tampa, Florida. (EPNAC via National Defense Magazine)

The Newest Army Weapon

As part of their Next Generation Squad Weapon (NGSW), the Army is working on a new piece of technology designed to control a soldier's aim, using a stabilized barrel. Currently…

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A Big Look at the Smallest Green Beret
(Photo via Richard Flaherty Facebook)

A Big Look at the Smallest Green Beret

Richard Flaherty was probably the most unique Green Beret to ever serve in the U.S. Army's Special Forces. He stood at just 4"9 tall. While it was a big fight…

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Air Force Cross Awarded to Special Tactics Airman
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Air Force Cross Awarded to Special Tactics Airman

On December 10, 2020, Sgt. Alaxey Germanovich was awarded the the Air Force Cross, the nation's second highest medal for his bravery and heroism in action against an enemy of…

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First Female Navy SEAL
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First Female Navy SEAL

Has there ever been a female Navy SEAL? Can a female become a Navy SEAL? Are there different requirements or different tests for females vs. males attempting to pass SEAL…

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Revamp SIV Programs: Keeping Our Promise to Defense Intelligence Assets
An Afghan soldier, from left, serves an interpreter as a civilian talks to US soldiers from Viper Company (Bravo), 1-26 Infantry during a patrol at a village near Combat Outpost (COP) Sabari in Khost province in eastern Afghanistan on June 19, 2011. Ted Aljibe / AFP - Getty Images file

Revamp SIV Programs: Keeping Our Promise to Defense Intelligence Assets

On February 4th, President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. signed Executive Order 14013 directing the Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security to conduct a 180-day review of the Iraqi and…

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Cyber Warfare is Changing the Modern Battlespace

The modern battlespace is no longer merely guerrilla warfare. It's the unknown cyber adversary that we cannot define that targets our most valuable infrastructures and seeks to harm our way…

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New Partnership Developed to Enhance America’s Special Operations Force

The Special Operations Association of America (SOAA) and the Special Forces Association (SFA) are excited to announce a collaborative partnership intended to advance the vital interests of America’s Special Operations…

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Special Thanks to the Biden Administration

We would like to applaud and thank the White House for taking bold action on the Special Immigrant Visa issue. Thank you President Biden and Vice President Harris for caring…

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