first published on July 18, 2019 by Will
The footage is obviously from years ago as evidenced by the dated kit gear and optics mounted on the carrying handle rear sights of their carbines. Another giveaway of the datedness of this video is in the CQB tactics. The operators go deep into each room, to their “points of domination.”
Old school room clearing doctrine would have the first two troops of the entry team push all the way down the wall to the corner or first major obstacle. Newer techniques suggest that the operators only need to enter as far as necessary to effectively clear the room.