Choice Selections From That Nytimes Story on Seal Team 6
- •Black Squadron has something the rest of SEAL Team 6 does not: female operatives.
- •The team transformed the large, brightly painted “jingle” trucks popular in the region into mobile spying stations.
- •"Omega Program"
- •Six years later, Team 6 members jumped out of cargo planes into the Indian Ocean with their specially designed assault boats.
- •“That is when the instinct for revenge is going to be strong. And war is not about revenge.”
- •Geoffrey S. Corn, the former senior law of war expert for the Army’s Office of the Judge Advocate General.
- •... to capture or kill a Taliban figure code-named Objective Pantera...
- •"And later on you realize, ‘Oh, maybe I overassessed the threat.'"
- •[ed. That last one might be the most inadvertently Orwellian military euphemism of all time.]