HALO jumps are used to enter hostile territory undetected when threats to both Airmen and aircraft are expected.
Iraq Car Bomb Attack Caught on Tape
At least 15 people were killed and more than 60 others wounded Sunday in six car bombs in the provinces of Waset and Basra in conjunction with a series of explosions that hit other Iraqi towns earlier in the day. An Iraqi police source told Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) that four car bombs exploded in the cities of Kout and Al-Saouira in Waset province, south of Baghdad, killing 15 people and injuring 46 others. Fifteen more people were injured when two car bombs exploded in the center of the city of Basra in southern Iraq.