JTF2Joint Task Force 2 (Canadian counter terrorism unit)
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JTF2 is the Canadian military's special forces unit that is trained in anti-terrorism planning and tactics.
8), some personnel from the Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2) also will be assigned to the Canadian ISAF contingent.
During the Afghan War, again in 2008, a JTF2 soldier allegedly shot and killed an unarmed Afghan who had his hands raised in surrender.
The "peacekeeping" cover was clearly shed in Somalia; now the JTF2 elite forces -- actually largely originally comprised of former Canadian Airborne forces disbanded after the Somalia occupation -- are indistinguishable, qualitatively, from U.S.
Then Americans requested the return of a Canadian SOTF to assist with the dismantling of the Taliban leaderships structure', lit did not take long for the JTF2 2 SOTF make their presence known.
In Kandahar, then-Lieutenant-Colonel Day commanded the Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2) detachment whose base was just down the street from ours on the airfield.
Its five different units--Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2), the Canadian Joint Incident Response Unit--Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CJIRU-CBRN), the Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR), 427 Special Operations Aviation Squadron (SOAS), and the Canadian Special Operations Training Centre (CSOTC)--are ready to respond to a wide range of missions, including: hostage rescue, maritime special operations, and combating weapons of mass destruction (WMDs).
Curtis' "The JTF2 Heard You, Scott" columns therein.
In June, a Canadian JTF2 sniper made a record-breaking kill shot in Iraq from a twice-confirmed range of 3,540 metres.
I'm referring to the recent world record-breaking shot by an unnamed member of Canada's JTF2. Put the biscuit in the basket as the saying goes, though from a lot farther away than your NHL-mandated blue line.
We especially want to thank Steve Day, former commander of Canada's special forces (JTF2) and now with Reticle Ventures Canada Inc., and Valley and Associates for their financial contributions as well as retired U.S.
Special operations forces units such as Canada's Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2) have increased budgets to upgrade equipment, technologies, and tactics to protect national interests and combat terrorism at home and abroad.