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At least one Green Beret killed, several other US service members wounded in gunfight in Somalia

The coalition force was conducting a "multi-day operation" to clear al-Shabaab, an Islamist militant group, from nearby villages.

Why Green Berets are the smartest, most lethal fighters in the world

US Army's Special Forces work in 12-man teams, known as an "A-Team," with each member having a specific job.

Step inside Jordan’s special forces training center — which is carved out of a mountain and has everything the most elite soldiers in the ...

The sound of gunfire, explosions, helicopters, and tire screeches reverberate around the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Centre.
Green Berets make elevation adjustments to engage their target during an urban stress shoot on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, June 29, 2017.

US Special Forces troops killed 11 ISIS fighters in an undisclosed firefight in Niger

Though a military spokeswoman didn't say why the incident wasn't previously disclosed, a congressional aide said lawmakers were aware of the firefight.
An Indonesian special forces operator brakes cement blocks among the flames.

Indonesia’s notorious special forces shocked ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis by walking on fire and drinking snake blood — here’s their...

But the US is barred from training with Indonesia's special forces over its past human rights abuses.
Nigerien service members react to contact during an exercise in Diffa, Niger, March 3, 2017.

The US military is investigating images that allegedly show US soldiers targeted in Niger ambush

The Twitter account that posted the images said the images were obtained from an ISIS affiliate.
Indonesian special forces soldiers drink snake blood before US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis.

Indonesia’s special forces drank snake blood and broke bricks with their heads in a rare display for Jim Mattis

As Indonesia's special forces prepared the snakes, which were king cobras, one reportedly got loose and postured as if preparing to bite Mattis.

A US investigation is underway after footage of a soldier firing into what appears to be a civilian truck surfaces online

Based on the footage, it was not clear if the driver was hit, or what type of round was fired.

A Navy SEAL explains what to do if you’re attacked by a dog

Former Navy SEAL Clint Emerson, author of "100 Deadly Skills," explains what to do if you're ever attacked by a dog.
Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar was killed June 4 in Bamako, Mali.

Green Beret killed by strangulation reportedly turned down illegal money from Navy SEALs

The death of a Green Beret is under scrutiny after reports say he may have been killed by two Navy SEALs, after he declined to accept illicit money.