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“I ended up strangling a Taliban as he was screaming ‘Allah Akbar’.
Australian Commando Paul Cale, an elite soldier from 2 Commando Regiment, created a world-leading close-quarter fighting course after he was caught in a “scuffle” during a night mission while on deployment to Afghanistan in 2007.
This is the first time he has been publicly identified.
“We made entry on some compounds where Taliban leadership was,” he said.
“They basically hid where there were little holes in the wall and we had to clear that, then the next minute they were on top of us so it became a hand-to-hand battle.