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The Pentagon has decided to check for messages about drug use and sexual harassment in the elite special forces “Navy seals” of naval forces of the United States (Navy SEALs). It is reported by CNN.
It is noted that information about such incidents raised questions from the guidance Department about ethics in special forces units. It is known that inspections will begin in November with the help of specially created Commission to investigate. After its completion, the information they provide to Congress.
The TV channel said that last year several military in Virginia was accused of using cocaine and other drugs. In addition, in July there appeared information about the return home of a platoon of Navy seals from Iraq because of drunkenness.
Earlier it became known that the soldier of the marine Corps USA Scott Koppenhafer died in Iraq from a bullet of the terrorist “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia) on August 10, performing a task in the framework of operation “Unwavering commitment”. In 2018 he was voted “best special forces marine corps (USMC Critical Skills Operator) of the year.”
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