Helmand, Afghanistan - During ODA (Operational Detachment-Alpha) operations, operators become engaged in a firefight with Taliban fighters taking cover in a compound. The fighters are pinned down by heavy fire, and Cobra gunships are called in to eliminate the threat.
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Operational Detachment-Alpha, is a standard 12-man team composed of US Army Special Forces operators
This footage is part of an ongoing documentary of the war in Afghanistan through first hand experience.
Read more about the war here - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_in_Afghanistan