Army special forces
Definition/Scope: (FM 3-05) ARSOF support the WOT by providing forces trained and equipped to support the USSOCOM effort to the WOT. ARSOF support the USSOCOM's strategy for winning the WOT by conducting SO to find, fix, and finish terrorists globally. ARSOF employ their forces to shape the global informational and geographic operational environment by conducting SO to influence, deter, locate, isolate, and destroy terrorists and their support systems. ARSOF are a key enabler in the WOT by conducting SO, which obtain actionable intelligence.
Used For:Army special forces groups
Broader Terms:Special Operations Command Central
Narrower Terms:10th Special Forces Group (Airborne)