Nighttime SOF Raid Nabs Insurgent Cell Leader In Afghanistan

first published on March 18, 2020 by

A nighttime SOF raid, recorded mostly through a night vision lens, documents the capture of an insurgent cell leader in Logar province on Apr. 22, 2018.

The video shows US commandos conducting a CH-47 insertion with Afghan National Army special forces and raiding a terror leader hideout. The operation was successful in capturing Ahmad Gul who was responsible for planning, coordinating, and carrying out attacks in the Kabul area. The video shows the recovery of bomb making components during the sensitive site exploitation.