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Definition of Army special operations forces

Army special operations forces Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
Those Active and Reserve Component Army forces designated by the Secretary of Defense that are specifically organized, trained, and equipped to conduct and support special operations. Also called ARSOF. (JP 3-05)
  
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Army special operations forces Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
The United States Army Special Operations Command (Airborne) (USASOC) is the command charged with overseeing the various special operations forces of the United States Army. Headquartered at Fort Bragg, NC, it is the largest component of the United States Special Operations Command. Its mission is to organize, train, educate, man, equip, fund, administer, mobilize, deploy and sustain Army special operations forces to successfully conduct worldwide special operations.

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