Monday, July 28, 2014

CHARLIE DANIELS ADVICE FOR PRESIDENT

Charlie Daniels, the folk-country-rock star whose melodies and lyrics have enchanted America for decades and whose no-holds-barred political opinions are posted online, has a word of advice for President Obama.  To help Obama raise his popularity, which has been underwater and at near-record lows in recent months.He tweeted, “Obama could raise his numbers exponentially over night if he went to the border and said PRESIDENT NEITO, PUT UP THIS WALL!!!!”

Saturday, July 26, 2014

FOR EVERYONE WHO KEEPS SHAKING MY HAND

It has been six weeks of asking... Every time I go to shake hands I cringe.  I try very hard to be a good father and that means playing sports and coaching (football & baseball).  I am a very good QB, tight spiral and all... but a young man (not my son) threw a Jim McMahon type wounded duck that I should have let go but just had to try to catch it.  No spiral but high velocity... Result was what I thought was just a jammed finger. So I kept using it to play football and baseball for two weeks.  Each movement dislodged the brokn chip.  Now I pay for it.  Don't attempt this at home. R2

MAGNUM SHOOTING CENTER

Thanks to Kim and all of the great people who came out to join me in becoming a founding member of The Magnum Shooting Center.  (Of note the guy is in the #54 jersey is Don Martin.  It is funny he still thinks of me as his second baseman not a radio & TV guy.  Good teams, great times.  Great catching up.
R2








DOWNTOWN OLYMPIC CELEBRATION

Thanks to all of the people who came out last night and for all of the people who helped put on the Olympic Celebration.  It was a great time.
R2








Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Sheriff Maketa made a video apology to his employees.

Statement from El Paso County Sheriff's Office
"Sheriff Maketa spent much of the day Friday making personal visits and speaking with employees of all levels at both the Office of the Sheriff and CJC campuses. He ended the day by attending the Recruit Academy BBQ which is an event the recruits enjoy when their academy class is coming to its conclusion. Like he had done throughout the day with other staff, Sheriff Maketa spoke with the recruits and their family members who were in attendance about recent events. Feeling time was of the essence and recognizing it’s impossible to address the workforce all at once due to varying shifts and responsibilities, Sheriff Maketa came into the office Saturday to have the video done so all employees could hear from him. The video was placed on the Sheriff’s Office internal site Saturday afternoon and employees were notified it was posted for their viewing."

Monday, June 2, 2014

OFFICIAL IN REAL TIME REPORT OF BOWE BERGDAHL "EVENT"

(CRIMINAL EVENT) KIDNAPPING RPT B CO 1-501 PIR : 0 INJ/DAM

To understand what you are seeing here, please see the Afghan War Diary Reading Guide and the Field Structure DescriptionHelp us extend and defend this work
Reference IDRegionLatitudeLongitude
AFG20090630n1790RC EAST32.9684791668.56378174
DateTypeCategoryAffiliationDetained
2009-06-30 04:04Criminal EventKidnappingENEMY0
EnemyFriendCivilianHost nation
Killed in action0000
Wounded in action0000
At 0430Z, TF 1 Geronimo reported a B Co missing soldier after he did not show up for the 0900L morning roll call at Mest OP, grid 42SVB 59236 47877 Yahya Khail District, Paktika.  A full search was ordered.  At 0535Z, TF 1 Geronimo initiated DUSTWUN procedures for the missing soldier.  At 0645Z, all remaining units had reported in 100% accountability.   Geronimo TOC ordered blocking positions set in and around Mest OP.  At 0707Z, Predator (VooDoo) was on station in support.  At 0940Z, a Pathfinder and tracking dog team arrived at Mest OP in support.  At 0945Z, Predator (Pfingston) arrived on station in support.  At 1012Z, LLVI receives traffic that an American Soldier with a camera is looking for someone who speaks English.  At 1303Z, Graphic 33(2x F-18) arrived on station in support.  At 1309Z, FF receive intelligence that a U.S. soldier has been captured.  At 1351Z, VooDoo and Pfingston RIP with Predator (Sijan).   At 1520Z, Sijan RIPs with Predator (Kisling) and DUDE-21 (2x F-15) arrives on station to support.  Between 1725Z and 1800Z, B Co conducted 2 breaches of suspected enemy locations with NSTR.  Additional forces were moving into the area to place blocking positions and conduct searches based on all of the aerial and ground based intelligence sources available throughout the day and through the night.  

ISAF Tracking #06-2426

Event Title:CAPTURED SOLDIER
Zone:null
Placename:ISAF# 06-2426
Outcome:null

S:1 X US SOLDIER
A: MISSSING SOLDIER
L:VB 592 478
T:300430zJUNE09
U: Bco 1-501
R: INITIATE DUSTWUN


TIMELINE: 0430z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS SOLDIER IS MISSING

UPDATE: 0505z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS B6 HAS BEEN NOTIFIED. B6 ORDERS ALL VEHICLES, LATRINES, BUNKERS, AND ANP FACILITIES ARE TO BE SEARCHED. BOTH IN MEST AND SHARAN
UPDATE: 0520z BLACKFOOT TOC NOTIFIED 1 GERONIMO TOC THAT BR# BBB 5187 IS MISSING

UPDATE: 0535z 1 GERONIMO TOC INITIATES DUSTWUN FOR MEST OP VB 592 478 NET CALL WAS SENT OUT NEED 100% ACCOUNTABILITY OF ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0536z STOW MAIN AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0538z SEMINAL MAIN AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0541z BLACKFOOT TOC AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0542z SHAMSHEER TOC AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0543z STOW MAIN REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0545z KUSHAMOND AND APACHE TOC AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0550z VOLUNTEER 22 AKNOWLEDGED NET CALL

UPDATE: 0551z VOLUNTEER 22 REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL 

UPDATE: 0555z MOHAWK AND APACHE TOC REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0605z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS 100% EXCEPT THE SOLDIER THAT IS MISSING

UPDATE: 0620z SHAMSHEER TOC REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0622z KUSHAMOND TOC REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0644z SEMINOLE MAIN AND EASY TOC REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE: 0645z GERONIMO TOC REPORTS 100% ON ALL PERSONEL

UPDATE:GERONIMO TOC INFORMS MOHAWK 6, BLACKFOOT 6, BLACKFOOT 3-6, THE ETT FROM KKC, AND THE PRT W SYOPS TO START MOVEMENT TO MEST OP ( VB 592 478) TO SET UP BLOCKING POSITIONS TO TRY AND FIND MISSING US SOLDIER. ALSO HAVE REAPER, SHADOW, PREDATOR, GUARDRAIL, AWT, AND CAS ENROUTE TO ASSIST IN THE SEARCH

UPDATE 0707z PREDATOR ON STATION ATT. CALLSIGN VOODOO

UPDATE: 0940z PATHFINDER TEAM WITH TRACKING DOGS ARE WHEELS DOWN AT MEST

UPDATE: 0945z PREDATOR ONSTATION ATT. CALLSIGN PHINGSTON

UPDATE: 1012z GUARDRAIL REPORTS PICKED UP LLVI TRAFFIC AT GRID VB 6597 3366 THAT STATES (UIM INDICATES THAT AN AMERICAN SOLDIER IS TALKING AND IS LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO SPEAKS ENGLISH. INDICATES AMERICAN SOLDIER HAS CAMERA)

UPDATE: 1111z PATHFINDER TEAM WHEELS UP AT MEST ENROUTE TO SHARANA FOR ARF

UPDATE: 1212z YUKON 6 REPORTS ALL OPERATIONS WILL CEASE UNTIL MISSING SOLDIER IS FOUND. ALL ASSESTS WILL BE FOCUSED ON THE DUSTWUN SITUATION AND SUSTAINMENT OPERATIONS.

UPDATE: 1241z FTF PLT WILL SET UP BLOCKING POSITIONS AT GRID VB 6721 4407, VB 721 450, VB 793 421 WILL BE PUTTING IN TWO PLATOONS. 1 X PLATOON ON LAST TWO GRIDS. THIRD PLATOON WILL GO TO SHARANA AND ACT AS AERIAL QRF

UPDATE: 1303z CAS IS ONSTATION ATT CALLSIGN GRAPHIC 33 2 X F18s

UPDATE: 1309z BATT 04 FREQ 168.4 U2 RECEIVED INTEL THAT CONFIRMS THE CAPTURE OF A U.S. SOLDIER

UPDATE: 1320z GRAPHIC 33 OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1326z APACHE TOC REPORTS LLVI TEAM IS READY TO BE MOVED TO MEST JUST WAITING ON AIR TRANSPORTATION

UPDATE: 1333z GUARDRAIL IS OFF TRACK ATT.

UPDATE: 1346z PREDATOR IS APPROX 20 MIN OUT CALLSIGN SIJAN

UPDATE: 1351z VOODOO AND PHINGSTON ARE OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1352z PATHFINDER PLT HAS BEEN INFILLED NEAR QALOTS VIC GRID VB 659 336

UPDATE: 1430z PATHFINDER PLT IS BACK ON FOB SHARANA

UPDATE: 1520z SIJAN IS OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1534z PREDATOR IS 30 MIN OUT. CALLSIGN KISLING

UPDATE: 1537z DUDE 21 IS ON STATION 2 X F15s

UPDATE: 1543z INTERCEPTED RADIO TRANSMISSION THAT THE TALIBAN HAD 3 X CIVILIANS AND 1 X U.S. SOLDIER CAPTURED

UPDATE: : 1613z MOHAWK 6 IS BEING PUSHED 750m TO THE NE. TO GRID VB 66702 44149. DUDE 21 REPORTS SEEING 17 PAX AT THAT GRID 

UPDATE: 1625z BLACKFOOT 2-6 HAS EST. HLZ AT 6800 3190 AND READY TO RECEIVE AIRCRAFT ATT


UPDATE: 1630z DUDE 21 HAS 15 MIN LEFT ON STATION. HAWG 63 IS COMING ON STATION UNK ETA

UPDATE: 1645z DUDE 21 EYES ON VB 66702 44149 . BUILDING HAS 9 PAX HEADING EAST TOWARDS VILLAGE

UPDATE: 1656z TF ATK TM2 WU SAL IOT RIP W/ TF ATK TM1

UPDATE: UPDATE: 1-40 CAV HAS INTEL THAT TALIBAN IS PLANNING TO MOVE THE U.S. PAX TO GARDEZ

UPDATE: 1725z MOHAWK 6 CURRENTLY CONDUCTING BREACH OF OBJ BRAVO WITH ANP VB 66902 44163

UPDATE: 1730 MOHAWK 6 NSTR ON OBJ BRAVO MOVING TO OBJ A VB 66702 44149

UPDATE: 1735z MOHAWK 6 WITH ANP BREACHING OBJ ALPHA 

UPDATE: 1758z REDRIDGE COVERAGE EXTENDED TO 1900Z, THEN RTB FOR REFUEL AND RELAUNCH

UPDATE: 1757z WHEELS UP ON SHADOW

UPDATE: 1800z MOHAWK 6 NSTR ON OBJ ALPHA. MOVING TO OBJ CHARLIE VB 66895 44133

UPDATE: 1817z SHADOW CONDUCTING HANDOVER WITH KISLING ATT

UPDATE: 1822z BLACKFOOT 26 PUSHING TOWARDS MOHAWK ELEMENT 

UPDATE: 1831z PLAYER 11 WU SHR TO HLZ SAKER

UPDATE: 1840z WD CHALK 1 ON HLZ SAKER

UPDATE: 1910z REDRIDGE OFF STATION

UPDATE:1940z BLACKFOOT 26 LINK UP W/ MOHAWK 6 

UPDATE: ATK 6 WU FROM SHR WITH DOG 36

UPDATE: 2301z JACKAL 16 AND REAPER 6 WHEELS UP OE EN ROUTE HLZ's OSPREY AND KESTREL

UPDATE: 2334 ROMEO 01 CLEARING QOLATS ATT W/ ABP AND DOG TEAM

UPDATE: 2353 ROMEO 01 HAS CONDUCTED SEARCH OF FIRST QOLAT VIC VB 607 465 W/ NSTR

*******01JULY*************

UPDATE: 01 0234z LLVI TRAFFIC REPORT:

163.2125/0227Z/42SVB4076446756 0.47KM X 0.16KM AZ 95.8/1- I SWEAR THAT I HAVE NOT HEARD ANYTHING YET. WHAT HAPPENED. IS THAT TRUE THAT THEY CAPTURED AN AMERICAN GUY?
2- YES THEY DID. HE IS ALIVE. THERE IS NO WHERE HE CAN GO (LOL) 
1- IS HE STILL ALIVE? 2- YES HE IS ALIVE. BUT I DONT HAVE THE WHOLE STORY. DONT KNOW IF THEY WERE FIGHTING. ALL I KNOW IF THEY WERE FIGHTIING. ALL I KNOW THAT THEY CAPTURE HIM ALIVE AND THEY ARE WITH HIM RIGHT NOW.

UPDATE: 0237z LLVI TRAFFIC FROM FIELD TEAM: Freq-168.65 LOB-135 SS-26 UIM SAYS "CUT THE HEAD OFF"


UPDATE: 0433z LLVI TRAFFIC FROM C3 plt AT BAKI KHEL LLVI SUGGESTS THAT THE AMERICAN SOLDIER IS WITHIN TWO KM. BOLO FOR ANY WHITE VEHICLES

UPDATE: 0610z LLVI TRAFFIC FROM REDRIDGE: freq 162.1 1- W ARE READY FOR THEM. 2- ALL THE NUMBERS ARE MESS IT. WE ARE WWAITING FOR THEM. 1- LOL THEY KNOW WHERE HE IS BUT THEY KEEP GOING TO WRONG AREA. 2- OK SET UP THE WORK FOR THEM. 1- YES WE HAVE A LOT OF IED ON THE ROAD. 2- GOD WILLING WE WILL DO IT. 1- WE WERE ATTACKING THE POST HE WAS SITTING TAKING EXPLETIVE HE HAD NO GUN WITH HIM. HE WAS TAKING EXPLETIVE, HE HAS NOT CLEANED HIS BUTT YET. 2- WHAT SHEAM FOR THEM. 1- I DONT THINK HE W 2-YES LOOK THEY HAVE ALL AMERICANS, ANA HELICOPTERS THE PLANES ARE LOOKING FOR HIM. 1- I THINK HE IS BIG SHOT THAT WHY THEY ARE LOOKING FOR HIM. 3-CAN YOU GUYS MAKE A VIDEO OF HIM AND ANNOUNCE IT ALL OVER AFGHANISTAN THAT WE HAVE ONE OF THE AMERICANS. 1- WE ALREADY HAVE A VIDEO OF HIM.

UPDATE: 0633z APACHE RED1 1-40CAV HEELS UP ENROUTE TO GRID VB 625 216

UPDATE: 0643z REDRIDGE IS OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 0645z OUTBREAK 70 REPORTS APACHE RED1 IS 7 MIN OUT FROM HLZ FALCON

UPDATE: 0650z DUDE 03 ON STATION 2 X F15s 

UPDATE: 0654z PLAYER 01 (CH-47) REPORTS APACHE RED1 IS ON GROUND AT HLZ FALCON

UPDATE: 0811z GUARDRAIL IS ON STATION ATT

UPDATE: 0910z REDRIDGE ON STATION 0910Z

UPDATE: 0913z DELAWARE 3-6 REPORTS THEY HAVE RECEIVED INTEL THAT THE BODY OF THE MISSING U.S. SOLDIER IS DUE EAST OF THEIR CURENT POSITION. VB 7169 5264 

UPDATE: 0958z DUDE 03 OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1013z NDS REPORTS THEY HAVE INTEL THAT THE CAPTURED U.S. SOLDIER IS BEING HELD AT GRID VB 6649 1717

UPDATE: 1102z SENDING JACKAL 6 TO GRID VB 66205 17538 TO CHECK OUT TENTS IN THE AREA AIRCRAFT ARE IN ROUTE TO PICK UP SITE APPROX 30MIN OUT

UPDATE: 1137z OUTBREAK 70 REPORTS 1 MIN OUT TO PZ

UPDATE: 1140z OUT BREAK 70 REPORTS JACKAL 6 HAS BEEN INFILLED AT GRID VB 66205 17538

UPDATE: 1212z BLACKFOOT 6 REPORTS AREA 3 IS 100% COMPLETE (CLEARED)

UPDATE: 1245z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS AREA 4 IS 100% COMPLETE (CLEARED)

UPDATE: 1302z CHARLIE 72 REPORTS RESUPPLY IS COMPLETE

UPDATE: 1312z SENDING OURBREAK 70 REPORTS HAVE FM COMMS WITH JACKAL 6 AND IS ENROUTE TO PICK THEM UP AT GRID VB 764 175


UPDATE: 1329z BIGTIME 51 / 56 IS WHEELS UP WITH JACKAL 6 ENROUTE TO GRID VB 764 175

UPDATE: 1337z BIGTIME 51 / 56 IS WHEELS DOWN AT GRID VB 764 175 JACKAL 6 IS INFILLING ATT.

UPDATE: 1348z FTF SP MOVING TO CLEAR AREA 5

UPDATE: 1418z OUTBREAK 70 REPORTS CHECKING OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1459z REDRIDGE ON STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1618z WE RECEIVED LLVI TRAFFIC FROM GRID VB 447 423 SENDING PRT 6 AND SHADOW TO CHECK OUT A TENT IN THAT LOCATION. 

UPDATE: 1816z FTF HAS CLEARED 70% OF SECTOR 5

UPDATE: 1820z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS THE ANP CDR AT MEST OP RECEIVED A ICOM CALL FROM TALIBAN STATING THAT THEY WANT TO TRADE 15 TALIBAN FOR THE AMERICAN. TALIBAN WILL CALL BACK IN 10 MINUTES. FREQ 156.288

UPDATE: 1933z STOWE 6 OF THE ETT REPORTS THAT SOLDIER MAY BE BEING HELD NEAR SHIN CHA VILLAGE WHERE A WHITE STATION WAGON WAS SEEN TRAVELING WITH 2 ANP TRUCKS. THE LISCENSE PLATE NUMBER IS 7534

UPDATE: 2018z PRT HAS NSTR AT THE TENTS VIC VB 447 423

UPDATE: 2310 373rd HAS INFORMATION THAT RADIO TRAFFIC AND VEH DESCRIPTION MATCHES PREVIOUS DESCRIPTIONS GIVEN. THE HAVE AN OBJECTIVE GRID OF VB 55106 42935

UPDATE: 2335z WHEELS UP SHR FOR 373rd ON OBJECTIVE

UPDATE: WHEELS DOWN ON OBJ

*******2ND JULY***********

UPDATE: 0157z 373rd REPORTS PAX ON GROUND HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF MISSING U.S. SOLDIER

UPDATE: 0215z CLEARED BLDGS 17,11,12,13. HAVE 32 PAX UNDERCONTROL ATT

UPDATE: 0230z CLEARING BLDGS 14-16 ATT

UPDATE: 0246z B36 IS AT VB55052 42881. 373 HAS PUKED AT LEAST 2 PEOPLE THERE AND DETAINED 25 FOR TACTICAL QUESTIONING, ACCORDING TO B36 PROBABLY ONLY LOOKING AT PERMANENTLY DETAINING 2-4 MAMS

UPDATE: 0409z 373rd REPORT READY FOR EXFIL WITH 3 X DETAINEES

UPDATE: 0447z 2ND PLT HAS ESTABLISHEED A BLOCKING POSITION EAST OF YAYA KHEL AND MOHAWK 6 IS CONDUCTING ASHURA BF6 IS CONDUCTING KLE WITH ELDERS OF MEST AND COMMANDERS OF ANP

UPDATE: 0451z 373rd REPORT EXFIL IS COMPLETE

UPDATE: 0522z PLAYER 04 /02 WHEELS UP ENROUTE TO MEST TO DROP OFF CSM WOLFE WITH EOD AND ROBOT. SAPPER 16 IS ALSO ONBOARD FOR FOLLOW ON MISSION.

UPDATE: 0540z DOG 3-6 IS BREAKING DOWN OP AND MOVING TOPZ POSTURE FOR AIR ASSAULT O GRID VB 4350 4161

UPDATE: 0542z HAWG 51 REPORTS HAVE EYES ON A SECOND TENT AT GRID VB 44157 41066 ALSO HAS A WHITE SUV OUTSIDE OF TENT

UPDATE: 0547z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS 1G3 AND MOHAWK6 ARE CONDUCTING MEETING WITH LOCAL ELDERS ATTEMPTING TO GET INFO THEY ARE JUST EAST OF YK DC

UPDATE: 0551z HAWG 51 REPORTS EYES ON A THIRD TENT APPROX 700m AWAY FROM THE FIRST TENT AT GRID VB 43072 42069

UPDATE:0553z OUTBREAK 70 REPORTS CSM WOLF AND EOD ROBOT HAVE BEEN DROPPED OFF AND ARE ENROUTE TO PICK UP DOG 36 FOR AIR ASSAULT 

UPDATE: 0620z OUTBREAK 70 REPORTS WHEELS UP WITH DOG ELEMENT ON HLZ MERLIN ENROUTE TO AIR ASSAULT LOCATION. VB 4350 4161

UPDATE: 0638z GERONIMO TOC REPORTS CHANGE OF MISSION AIR ASSAULT GRID HAS CHANGED TO GRID VB 43051 41960. GRID IS WHERE RES SUV FROM FIRST TENT HAS STOPPED 

UPDATE: 0644z PREDATOR REPORTS HAS EYES ON RED SUV AND THAT THE SUV IS MOVING TO THE SOUTH EAST

UPDATE: 0645z PREDATOR REPORTS HAVE LOST EYES ON DUE TO CLOUD COVER TRYING TO REAQUIRE RED SUV ATT

UPDATE:0649z PREDATOR REPORTS HAS REAQUIRED EYES ON RED SUV MOVING WEST DOWN A WADI AT GRID VB 43145 41550

UPDATE: 0653z HAWG 51 REPORTS RED SUV HAS STOPPED AT GRID VB 42811 41479 BESIDE A FOURTH TENT HAVE RELAYED INFORMATION TO OUTBREAK 70 FOR AIR ASSAULT TO LAND IN THAT VIC. 

UPDATE: 0757z PLAYER 02 / 04 WHEELS DOWN IN VIC GRID VB 4281 4147

UPDATE: 0708z GREONIMO 3 REPORTS HAV EJUST FINISHED WITH THE KLE WITH 2 X ELDERS FROM MEST AND THE MEST ANP COMMANDER.THE ELDERS WERE ASKED BY THE TALIBAN TO A TRADE BETWEEN THE U.S. AND TALIBAN. THE TALIBAN TREMS ARE 15 OF THEIR TALIBAN BROTHERS IN U.S. JAIL AND SOME MONEY IN EXCHANGE FOR PVT BERGDAHL. THE ELDERS ASSURED ME THAT PVT BERGDAHL IS ALIVE AND THAT HE IN NOT BEING HARMED.
THE ELDERS ARE GOING TO TO HAVE ANOTHER MEETING WITH THEMSELVES TO DISCUSS HELPING US THIS AFTERNOON. THEY REQUESTED TO HAVE ANOTHER MEETING WITH ME THE SAME TIME TOMORROW. THE MEST ANP COMMANDER IS ALSO WILLING TO HELP IN EVERY WAY HE CAN; EVEN TO THE EXTENT OF REQUESTING ASSESTS/MONEY FROM DAWLAT KHAN TO AID THE MEST ELDERS TO HAVE RESOURCES (CAR, FUEL, ARM TO DEFEND THEMSELVES) FACILITATING MEETING WITH THE TALIBAN. THE ELDERS ALSO ASSURE THAT THEY WILL DO EVERYTHING THEY CAN TO TAKE POSSESSION OF PVT BERGDAHL. THEY SAID THAT THEY WILL APPEAL TO THE TALIBAN BY SAYING THAT THEY ARE WHITE BEARDED MEN AS ELDERS. DURING OUR MEETING, THEY WANTED FOR ME TO TALK TO PVT BERGDAHL VIA ICOM TO ENSURE THAT HE IS DOING OKAY. TRIED TO GET COMMS WITH NO LUCK. 

UPDATE: 0713z GERONIMO 3 REPORTS THE RG-31 HAS STRUCK AN IED AT GRID VB 655 457 NO INJURIES REPORTED ATT CURRENTLY SEEARCHING FOR SECONDARIES AND ALSO HAVE AN EXPLOSIVE DOG WITH THEM CHECKING OUT ARE. MOHAWK 6 IS ENROUTE TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE

UPDATE: 0726z SAPPER 17 IS ON GROUND REPORTS FLT GRI VB 6731 2087

UPDATE: 0740z GERONIMO 3 REPORTS THE UNDERCARRAGE OF THE RG-31 HAS BEEN DAMAGED THE WHEELS ARE STILL INTACT REQUEST QRF FOR RECOVERY ASSETS NEED A FLAT BED FOR THE MINE ROLLER AND A TOW TRUCK FOR TH RG-31

UPDATE: 0743z C2-6 REPORTS THEY HAVE STOPPED A WHITE CARGO TRUCK, THAT TRIED TO FLEE. C2-3 CAUGHT THEM IN THE ASV. TRUCK HAD MULTIPLE BLUE CONTAINERS FILLED WITH A SUBSTANCE POSSIBLE HME THEY WILL BRING THEM BACK. NOT CONNECTED TO TRUCK CONFIRMED NOT VBIED. LN ALSO HAVE VIDEO CAMS OF MULTIPLE MALES HOLDING PKMS GETTTING NAMES NOW AND RUN THEM FOR DIRS

UPDATE: 0747z C2-3 REPORTS THE VEH THEY STOPPED HAD 4 PAX MAN WITH PHONE AKHON ZADA SAIB 

UPDATE: 0815z OUT BREAK 70 REPORTS THEY HAVE PICKED UP THE JACKAL ELEMENT AND ARE ENROUTE TO OE TO DROP THEM OFF

UPDATE: 0830z REAPER 6 REPORTS THEY HAVE 2 X PAX IN CUSTODY THEY HAVE AN ANTI- COALITION FORCES VIDEO ON ONE AFGANISTAN SIM CARD AND ALSO HAVE 2 ADDITIONAL PAKISTAN SIM CARDS. THEY HAVE 25,000 PAKISTAN RUPEES AND PHONE NUMBERS OF RELIGIOUS OFFICIALS 

UPDATE: 0904z THE NAMES OF THE FOUR PAX ARE 
1. HALIM 17 YOA 
2. PEER MOHAMED 30 YOA
3. MOHAMED ABRAHAM 30 YOA
4. MOHAMMAD RAHIM 20 YOA ( TALIBAN VIDEOS AND PHOTOS)

UPDATE: 0909z GERONIMO 3 REPORTS THEY REQUEST THAT THE QRF WITH RECOVERY ASSETS STOP AT MEST OP. THEY WILL BE ABLE TO SELF RECOVER WITH THE HELP OF THE MOHAWK ELEMENT THAT IS ON SITE. 

UPDATE: 0928z EASY 3-7 SP 6/22/1 HEADING TO VIC VB 655 457 TO RECOVER THE RG31 THAT STRUCK THE IED

UPDATE 0934z C 2-3 REPORTS THEY HAVE PHOTO SLIDE SHOW OF TALIBAN IN BABU KHEYL AND PHOTOS OF ASV AND HUMMV GETTING HIT WITH DSHKAS AND TALIBAN GATHERINGS

UPDATE: 1022z C2-3 REPORTS THE VEH IS A WHITE MAZDA JINGLE TRUCK. WAS ENROUTE GROM GAZNI TO BABU KHEYL 

UPDATE: 1103z EASY 3-7 ARRIVES AT MEST OP. LINKING UP WITH GERONIMO 3 AND MOHAWK 6 TO RECOVER DAMAGED RG-31

UPDATE: 1126z HAWG 57 IS OFF STATION ATT

UPDATE: 1151z ODA TEAM REPORTS THEY ARE IN CONTACT WITH 3-5 ENEMY PAX AT GRID VB 948 367 

UPDATE: 1203z RECEIVED INTEL FROM BDE THAT A HUMIT REPORT HAS THE MISSING U.S. SOLDIER IN VIC GRID VB 550 362

UPDATE: 1338z GERONIMO TAC RP FOB SHARANA

UPDATE: 1352z BLACKFOOT 6 REPORTS ALL AREAS EXECPT AREA 2 HAVE BEEN SEARCHED AND CLEARED

UPDATE: 1636z BLACKFOOT TOC REPORTS PFC. BERGDAHL ID CARD IS ON HIS PERSON.

UPDATE:******03JULY****************

UPDATE: 0933z INFILL COMPLETE FOR OPERATION PAYANDEH KHELON OBJ 1 JENICE VB5559 3623 AND OBJ 2 CUDA 5554 3493 

UPDATE: 1012z ROMEO 1 REPORTS ON PHASE LINE PINK ON OBJ 1 CURRENTLY CLEARING BUILDINGS 18 AND 19. ON PHASE LINE BLACK PUSHING TO BROWN ON OBJ 1.

UPDATE: 1145z ROMEO 1 REPORTS PHASE LINE RED

UPDATE: 1210z ROMEO 1 REPORTS COMPLETE ON OBJ 1 AND 2 AWAITING EXTRACTION

UPDATE: 1420zROMEO 01 WU FORM OBJ

UPDATE: 1440z WD SHR

UPDATE: 2300z W/U OP PR MEST

UPDATE: 2312z ROMEO 01 INFILL COMPLETE

UPDATE: 2346z ROMEO 01 REPORTS NO NAMES AT OBJECTIVE MATCH NAMES GIVEN BY HUMINT. THE WINDOWS AT OBJ DO NOT MATCH THE DESCRIPTION GIVEN.

UPDATE: HAWG 7-3 OBSERVING 7 PAX HIDING IN TREES @ VB 87903 93063

*********04JULY***********

UPDATE: 0005z SIJAN OBSERVING PAX ON NORTH EAST CORNER OF COMPOUND ROOF

UPDATE: 0055z SIOUX ELEMENT FINISHING KLE

UPDATE: 0124z CAS,ISR, AND AWT PULLED FOR TIC WITH A/3-509. EXFILL POSTPONED. QRF ALERTED AND PUSHED TO THERE POSITION.

UPDATE: 1248z SPOT REPORT MISSING US SOLDIER WAS LAST SEEN IN A VILLAGE AT GRID LOCATION VB 611 818; A BAG WAS COVERING HIS HEAD AND HE WAS WEARING DARK KHAKI APPAREL. HE WAS BEING TRANSPORTED IN A BLACK TOYOTA CORROLLA WHICH IN ADDITION WAS BEING ESCORTED BY 3-5 MOTORCYCLES.

***********05JULY********

UPDATE: 2150Z YUKON REPORTED TO 1GERONIMO S-2 THAT DIVISION REPORTED THAT THIS IS WHERE THE SOLDIER IS BEING HELD 42SUB 85326 32454. WARRIOR ALPHA IS CURENTLY SEARCHING THAT GRID

***********06JULY********


UPDATE: 0044z TFS INFIL COMPLETE OBJ YUKON 7 ATT

UPDATE: 0046z TFS OBJ YUKON7 CONDUCTING EXPLOSIVE BREACH ON SOUTH SIDE OF 50 SERIES COMPOUND

UPDATE: 0050z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: ASSAULT COMMENCING

UPDATE:0056zTFS OBJ YUKON 7: 40/50 SERIES BLDGS SECURE. INITIAL SLANT 50 SERIES: 1/0/0/0

UPDATE: 0107z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: 2 X SQUIRTERS FROM 50 SERIES BLDG DETAINED

UPDATE: 0109z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: MOVING TO ASSAULT 20 SERIES BLDGS

UPDATE: 0119z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: 20 SERIES CLEAR, FOUND PC TOWER, THUMBDRIVES AND DOCEX IN BLDG 32

UPDATE: 0128Z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: BLD 21 CLEAR, SLANT 6/0/0 ; BLD 32 CLEAR, SLANT 2/0/0/1

UPDATE: 0135 TFS OBJ YUKON 7: INTERCEPTING VHF TRAFFIC 158.17 OF POSSIBLE CACHE AND ENEMY FORCES IVO 42S UB 81365 05862, APPROX 12KM SOUTH OF OBJ YUKON 7


UPDATE: 0149 0118Z/158.17MHZ/ACM ACTY/42SUB81350589/1.2NM-0.3NM/332DEG/CS:AKMAL/UI ACM SAYS HE IS HIDDEN. CS AKMAL CALLS CS ZAKIR SND CS HAKBAD AND ONE OF THEM SAYS THEY ARE ON THE FAR SIDE OF THE WEAPONS CACHE./ADDL CS:ZAKIR, HAKBAD, HUMKAR, MONTISIM, KAMIAB/IDNO:1540//

UPDATE: 0150Z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: ENTIRE OBJ SECURE, SSE ONGOING 

UPDATE: 0151Z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: ADDITIONAL TRAFFIC ON 156.34

UPDATE: 0237 TFS OBJ YUKON 7: JSTARS PICKING UP LOTS OF MOVEMENT LEAVING LOCATION ENTERING MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN AT 42S UB 79873 06961, APPROX 2KM NW OF VHF TRAFFIC INTERCEPTS

UPDATE: 0327Z TFS OBJ YUKON 7: EXFIL COMPLETE

UPDATE: 0744Z WHEELS UP ON AIRASSAULT DUSTWUN VI TGT GRID VB 06770 18975. HLZ MOCKINGBIRD VB 0701 1898, HLZ SWALLOW VB 0643 1856

UPDATE: 0804 PREDATOR HAS EYES ON TGT WHEN 4 X PAX MOVED OUT OF THE KUCIE TENT. WHEN THEY MOVED OUT OF THE TENT PREDATOR WITNESSED AT LEAST 2 X EXPLOSIONS IN THE TENT. 


UPDATE: 0811Z WHEELS DOWN ON HLZ MOCKING BIRD

UPDATE: 0815Z PREDATOR AS EYES ON 1 ENEMY PAX MOVING ALONG RIVER BED TO THE NW GRID VB 05715 19216
UPDATE: 0826Z 1 X ENEMY PAX MOVES FROM RIVER BED 

UPDATE: 0828Z 1 X ENEMY PAX STOPPED AT GRID VB 05107 18740

UPDATE: 0829Z 1 X ENEMY PAX MOVING AGAIN

UPDATE: 0831Z 1 X ENEMY PAX HAS STOPED MOVING AND IS LAYING DOWN IN AN OPEN FIELD AT GRID VB 04970 18720

UPDATE: 0838Z ROMEO 1 REPORTS 3 X KIA MAM AND THEY HAVE CLEARED THE KUKIE TENT FOUND MULITIPLE AK-47S AND RPGS ON THE KIA

UPDATE: 0906Z ROMEO 1 REPORTS TIC 300 M NORTH OF THE ORIGINAL TGT ALSO SEE 3 KUCIE TENTS IN THE VIC OF THE SAF

UPDATE: 0909Z ROMEO 1 REPORTS NO LONGER IN CONTACT MOVING TO CLEAR KUCIE TENTS

UPDATE: 0927Z PREDATOR HAS EYES ON 1 X ENEMY PAX MOVING AGAIN TO THE SOUTH WEST.

UPDATE: 0942Z PREDATOR OBSERVED 1 X ENEMY PAX LINK UP WITH 3 ADDITIONAL PAX AND MOVE INTO A QALOT VB 04108 18094

UPDATE: 1006Z ROMEO 03 REPORTS HAS 2 X PAX WITH GSW 1 IS A FEMALE 2 IS A 15 MONT OLD WITH RICHOCHET WOUND STILL TRYING TO GET SEVERITY OF THE WOUNDS. BOTH NONCOMBATANTS ARE REFUSING TREATMENT

UPDATE: 1014Z WHEELS UP ON QRF ELEMENT ENROUTE TO GRID VB 03992 16452

UPDATE: 1048Z UPDATE ON ORIGINAL SQUIRTERS LOCATION GRID VB 02892 06872

UPDATE: 1054Z WHEELS DOWN FOR QRF ON GRID VB 03992 16452

UPDATE: 1106Z SIOUX 6 REPORTS THEY HAVE 3 X DETAINEES 

UPDATE: 1250Z ROMEO 1 REPORTS THEY ARE IN PZ POSTURE ALONG WITH SIOUX 6 ON HLZ ROBIN AT GRID VB 04246 18467

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UPDATE: 0112 TM SHA EXFIL, NSTR


UPDATE: 0150Z FTF PLATOON CLEARS 600, 510, 700, 70AND EAST OF 510 

UPDATE: 0150 Z ROMEO 01 CURRENTLY CONDUCTING TSE ON 11 PACKS THAT WERE STOPPED IN A WHITE VAN COMING FROM BUILDING 30, ALSO THE MOSQUE IS SAYING IN A SPEAKER PUT DOWN YOUR WEAPONS THE AMERICANS ARE HERE THERE ARE TO MANY TO FIGHT

UPDATE: 0300Z ROMEO 01 DETAINS A MAN NAMED TAJ MUHHAMED FOR HAVING CIRCUIT BOARDS, BLACK POWDER, COPPER WIRE, SHOTGUN.

UPDATE: 0400z ROMEO 01R CLERED WELL SYSTEM VIC BLDG 180. WITH A STAIR SYSTEM AND GENERATORS IN IT

UPDATE: 0441Z ROMEO 01 REPORTS THAT ALL BUILDINGS HAVE BEEN CLEARED ON THE OBJECTIVE WILL BE IN PZ POSTURE IN APPROX 45 MIN

UPDATE: 1900Z TF 373, OBJ YR3, AF ENROUTE TO OBJ, TOT 2030

UPDATE: 1904Z TF 373 OBJ'S MALLARD 1&3, INFILS COMLETE
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UPDATE: 0004Z 373 OBJ MALLARD 3: BSO HANDOVER COMPLETE, PREPPING TO EXFIL ATT, 3 X DETAINEES

UPDATE: 0027Z TF 373 OBJ MALLARD 3, EXFIL COMPLETE, 3 X DETAINEES; ALL TF 373 OBJ'S EXFIL COMPLETE ATT
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UPDATE:
Report key: 36261792-F927-5439-D51D126F3051823D
Tracking number: 20090601114942SVB5923647877
Attack on: ENEMY
Complex atack: 
Reporting unit: J3 ORSA
Unit name: B Co 1-501 PIR
Type of unit: CF
Originator group: J3 ORSA
Updated by group: J3 ORSA
MGRS: 42SVB5923647877
CCIR: SIR 1.D. - CF member declared Missing in Action (MIA) or Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown (DUSTWUN).
Sigact: J3 ORSA
DColor: RED