Navy SEALs Have a '40 Percent Rule' And It's the Key to Overcoming Mental Barriers
About 99 percent of the people who start marathons in the United States finish them. That's an astoundingly high number considering the pain and turmoil that...
US Special Forces Hero Rescues Little Girl
US Special Forces operator, David Eubank, runs through ISIS gunfire to save a little girl. God Bless our Troops!
U.S. To Deploy Special Operations Forces In Syria
The U.S. will send a small number of U.S. special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against ISIS, White House officials announced Friday. President Barack Obama has autho...
Helmet Camera Footage Shows Joint U.S. Delta Force-Kurdish Raid To Rescue Islamic State Hostages
A video first posted Saturday by Rudaw, a Kurdish news site, purportedly shows footage of the joint U.S.-Kurdish raid that freed about 70 hostages from an Islamic State prison in northern Iraq early T...
Most Elite Special Forces In The US
There are quite a few more SpecOps units in the U.S. than just SEALs — Green Berets and Marine Snipers, etc. — so we here at Business Insider have made things easy by assembling a comprehensive list o...
United States Navy SEAL selection and training - SEALs BUD/S Training 1/4
Think you have what it takes to become a Navy SEAL? See for yourself in the 1st of 4 videos offering a glimpse inside SEAL BUD/s training in San Diego. Want ...
Delta Force
1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (1st SFOD-D), popularly known as Delta Force, is a U.S. Army component of Joint Special Operations Command. It was formerly listed as the Combat Applica...
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Marine Raiders
Informally since 2003 and formally since 2014, those serving under the United States Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC) are called Marine Raiders; the term was used somewhat diffe...
Marine Raiders - Wikipedia
United States Naval Special Warfare Command
The United States Naval Special Warfare Command (NAVSPECWARCOM), also known as NAVSOC or NSWC, was commissioned on April 16, 1987 at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado in San Diego, California. As the Nav...
United States Naval Special Warfare Command - Wikipedia
Helmet Camera Footage Shows Joint U.S. Delta Force-Kurdish Raid To Rescue Islamic State Hostages
A video first posted Saturday by Rudaw, a Kurdish news site, purportedly shows footage of the joint U.S.-Kurdish raid that freed about 70 hostages from an Islamic State prison in northern Iraq early T...
Reconnaissance Projects
There were three Greek letter special forces Reconnaissance Projects formed by the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam, MACV during the Vietnam War to collect operational intelligence in remote areas...
Special Mission Unit
The term Special Mission Unit or Special Missions Unit (SMU) is used to describe some elite special operations forces around the world. The term has been applied to the Australian Defence Force's Spec...
Paramarines
The Paramarines (also known as Marine paratroopers) was a short-lived specialized combat unit of the United States Marine Corps, trained to be dropped from planes by parachute. Marine parachute traini...
Paramarines - Wikipedia
Joint Communications Unit
The Joint Communications Unit (JCU) is a technical unit of the SOCOM charged to standardize and ensure interoperability of communication procedures and equipment of the Joint Special Operations Comman...
Joint Communications Unit - Wikipedia
Special Operations Command parachute team
The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Parachute Team, called the Para-Commandos, is composed of volunteers from the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and U.S. government ci...
Special Operations Command parachute team - Wikipedia
United States Army Special Forces in popular culture
Members of the U.S. Army Special Forces will emphatically assert that the "Green Beret" is a hat and not the man who wears it. Nevertheless, for a time in the 1960s the Green Berets and the men who wo...
United States Army Special Forces in popular culture - Wikipedia
United States Marine Raider stiletto
The U.S. Marine Raider stiletto was a stiletto and combat knife issued to the Marine Raiders and 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion during World War II.
At the start of World War II, the Mark I Tren...
United States Marine Raider stiletto - Wikipedia
David P. Fridovich
David P. Fridovich is a retired Lieutenant General and Green Beret in the United States Army. His position at the time of retirement was Deputy Commander of the U.S. military's United States Special O...
David P. Fridovich - Wikipedia
United States Marine Corps Reconnaissance Selection and Indoctrination
The two amphibious/ground reconnaissance assets of the United States Marine Corps, Division and Force Reconnaissance, are generally trained in the same aspect and environment of intelligence collectio...
United States Marine Corps Reconnaissance Selection and Indoctrination - Wikipedia
Special Service Unit No. 1
The Special Services Unit No. 1 was a short lived special forces unit during World War II. Formed in July 1943, they undertook reconnaissance for intelligence about proposed landing sites. Initially b...
Death of Linda Norgrove
On 26 September 2010, Scottish aid worker Linda Norgrove and three Afghan colleagues were kidnapped by members of the Taliban in the Kunar Province of eastern Afghanistan. At the time, she was working...
Death of Linda Norgrove - Wikipedia
3rd Reconnaissance Battalion
The 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion (3rd Recon) conducts amphibious and ground reconnaissance in support of the 3rd Marine Division and Marine Forces Pacific (MarForPac), operating in the commander's are...
3rd Reconnaissance Battalion - Wikipedia
Operation Nifty Package
Operation Nifty Package was a United States Navy SEALs-operated plan conducted in 1989 designed to capture Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega. When Noriega took refuge in the Apostolic Nunciature of the...
Operation Nifty Package - Wikipedia
Devil's Brigade
The 1st Special Service Force (also called The Devil's Brigade, The Black Devils, The Black Devils' Brigade, and Freddie's Freighters), was an elite American-Canadian commando unit in World War II, un...
Devil's Brigade - Wikipedia
List of former United States special operations units
Former United States special operations units are disbanded or otherwise inactive unconventional warfare units of the United States military. Most units were created to fulfill specific duties within ...
List of former United States special operations units - Wikipedia