Battle for Qala-I-Janghi, Nov 2002
Here you can see the SBS fighting in the Fort of War during the Taliban uprising.
In this one you can see the one or two CIA outside the fort with AK-47s. They have the light slacks. The others with the Diamaco assault rifles and the vehicle-mounted GPMG are SBS. The camoflage kit is worn by US SOF.
You can read a lot more about the story and see more photos and orders of battle at:
Here you can see a little more of the huge fort with some repreated footage. Ignore the commentator’s insistance that they were SAS. They were SBS fighting alondside the Northern Alliance
In this one below, you can see the prelude to the battle, the confusion as the Taliban are bought into the fort and a great graphic simulation of the fort’s interior.
………the film continues
Part 3 – endng the fighting
The JDAM bomb takes out the Talban HQ but also an NA tank. Journalists caught in the middle:
What a Spector Hurcules can do: