Task Force Odin

Found via Ace’s headlines (left sidebar), Strategy Page has an interesting look at Task Force Odin, and its counterpart in Afghanistan. Task Force Odin was an intelligence team dedicated to spotting (and even predicting) IED emplacement before they could be used to attack our forces. Under a program called Constant Hawk, intelligence specialists used mathematical analysis of collected imagery to determine where IEDs had been set. Given the rise in IED attacks in Afghanistan in the last couple years, that same technique is now being applied in the A-stan.

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