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# navy-seals - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Military Porpoises: Why dolphins, whales and sea lions have been trained by foreign military since the 1950s
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# Navy SEALS

Military Porpoises: Why dolphins, whales and sea lions have been trained by foreign military since the 1950s

May 4th 2019, 10:00 PM 17,514 Views 12 Comments

Dolphins possess sophisticated sonar which helps them detect mines on the ocean floor.

# navy-seals - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide
# Drowning
# Drowning

Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide

Jul 9th 2016, 1:00 PM 36,540 Views 39 Comments

James Derek Lovelace was dunked at least twice by an instructor while struggling to tread water in full gear.

# navy-seals - Saturday 2 May, 2015

'If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning'
# Operation Neptune Spear
# Operation Neptune Spear

'If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning'

May 2nd 2015, 9:45 AM 23,488 Views 38 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to Sohaib Athar, four years after he unknowingly live-tweeted history in the making.

# navy-seals - Sunday 16 November, 2014

How US Navy SEALs are speaking out about their work for the first time
# Tough Day At The Office
# Tough Day At The Office

How US Navy SEALs are speaking out about their work for the first time

Nov 16th 2014, 9:15 AM 12,775 Views 17 Comments

One retired SEAL has come forward to say he was the person who killed Osama bin Laden in 2011.

# navy-seals - Monday 27 August, 2012

Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks

Aug 27th 2012, 8:12 PM 6,727 Views 17 Comments

Officials have received the manuscript and are checking for any classified information, said Pentagon spokesperson.

# navy-seals - Thursday 24 May, 2012

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA

May 24th 2012, 9:50 PM 3,331 Views 8 Comments

Dr Shakil Afridi was convicted of conspiring against the state of Pakistan after he helped the CIA in their search for bin Laden.

# navy-seals - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed

May 1st 2012, 8:00 PM 2,856 Views 12 Comments

Seemingly backtracking on his statements from a few years ago, the Republican presidential candidate says he would have given the order to kill Osama bin Laden.

One year on: Osama bin Laden's death
# Osama
# Osama

One year on: Osama bin Laden's death

May 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 5,478 Views 12 Comments

The architect of the 9/11 terrorist attacks was killed by US Navy SEALs in the early hours of 2 May 2011 – here, we take a look back at the events that unfolded in the wake of his death.

# navy-seals - Friday 27 April, 2012

US court rules against release of dead bin Laden photos
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

US court rules against release of dead bin Laden photos

Apr 27th 2012, 10:46 AM 1,780 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, earlier today Osama bin Laden’s family was deported from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia.

# navy-seals - Monday 7 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Nov 7th 2011, 4:43 PM 2,004 Views 8 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

New book offers more details on Navy SEALs' bin Laden raid
# Bin Laden Raid
# Bin Laden Raid

New book offers more details on Navy SEALs' bin Laden raid

Nov 7th 2011, 3:01 PM 1,235 Views 19 Comments

Former Navy SEAL commander Chuck Pfarrer sheds some light on the May raid at Osama bin Laden’s Abbottabad compound.

# navy-seals - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Taliban forces who downed US helicopter 'killed by air strikes'
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Taliban forces who downed US helicopter 'killed by air strikes'

Aug 11th 2011, 8:05 AM 192 Views 3 Comments

The US military says the insurgents who killed 38 US and Afghani troops have themselves been killed by F16 fighter jets.

# navy-seals - Sunday 7 August, 2011

Killed US troops 'were from unit which took out Osama bin Laden'
# Navy SEALS
# Navy SEALS

Killed US troops 'were from unit which took out Osama bin Laden'

Aug 7th 2011, 2:23 PM 2,739 Views 15 Comments

Members of the now-famous Seal Team 6 were among 38 people killed when insurgents shot down a helicopter in Afghanistan yesterday.

# navy-seals - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Bin Laden raid ‘was always shoot to kill’ as new details emerge
# Getting Bin Laden
# Getting Bin Laden

Bin Laden raid ‘was always shoot to kill’ as new details emerge

Aug 3rd 2011, 1:01 PM 781 Views 18 Comments

The most detailed account of the bin Laden raid in May is published in this week’s New Yorker.

# navy-seals - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Obama hails Navy SEALs as it emerges bin Laden could have been caught sooner
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Obama hails Navy SEALs as it emerges bin Laden could have been caught sooner

May 7th 2011, 1:39 PM 1,621 Views 4 Comments

It is also being reported that Osama bin Laden’s home movies – shot inside the compound in which he was killed last week – will be released to the media later today.

Would you have what it takes to be a US Navy SEAL?
# Special Forces
From The Daily Edge
# Special Forces

Would you have what it takes to be a US Navy SEAL?

May 7th 2011, 12:54 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

Citizenship requirements aside, that is… Do you think you could get through all that gruelling training?

# navy-seals - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

US team who took out bin Laden likely to receive special honours in secret
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

US team who took out bin Laden likely to receive special honours in secret

May 4th 2011, 12:16 PM 1,576 Views 0 Comments

One thing the military team won’t be getting, though, is a share of the $25 million reward offered for tracking down bin Laden.