This is written in response to The Afghan Files by Dan Oakes and Sam Clark published by the ABC. 11 July 2017.
Graeme Dunstan 12 July 2017
As at July 2017 Graeme Dunstan and others are protesting the US/Australian Alliance practicing for war at Talisman Saber, Shoalwater Bay near Rockhampton.
The Special Air Service Regiment deployed to Afghanistan in December 2001 and, along with other special forces units of other invading countries, it was made part if US Special Operations Command (SOCOM). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Special_Operations_Command
This meant that although the Australian SAS conducted operations as all-Australian units, it took its operational orders for SOCOM.
Neither the Australian Parliament nor the Australian people have had much information about what exactly the Australian SAS have been doing in Afghanistan, journalists and publishers are forbidden reporting on “operations matters” and what’s more the SAS is especially secretive. Continue reading “SAS absorbed toxic US military culture”