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Australian ‘special forces gathering intelligence in Africa’

Posted By kurtnimmo On March 14, 2012 @ 1:00 pm In Old Infowars Posts Style,Tile,War on Terror | Comments Disabled

The Telegraph
March 14, 2012

The Sydney Morning Herald said 4 Squadron of the elite Special Air Service (SAS) had mounted dozens of clandestine operations in places such as Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Kenya in a role normally carried out by spies.

Citing a government source, it said the missions by the previously unknown squadron were believed to involve terrorism intelligence gathering amid concerns about the threat posed by the Islamist al-Shebab militia.

They are also aimed at developing rescue strategies for evacuating trapped Australian civilians while assessing African border controls and exploring landing sites for possible military interventions.

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