Operation Warrior Sweep

Afghanistan Action Update

In the latest of a series of operations designed to capture, kill and deny sanctuary to Taliban and Qaeda guerillas, U.S. Special Forces and airborne units conducted Operation Warrior Sweep in concert with Italian mountain-warfare units and about 1,000 soldiers from the Afghan National Army in what was the latter’s first major operation…the fourth such operation initiated over the last two months.

You don’t hear about this when they tell you that the invasion of Iraq undercut our operations against al-Qaeda and the remnants of the Taliban.