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What does SOF stand for?

SOF stands for Show of Force

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Summary: At least 8,000 Islamists staged a mass demonstration in central Tunis on Sunday in the latest show of force to demand the adoption of Islamic law in the north African country.
The peaceful show of force followed a more raucous protest earlier in the day, when about 1,000 people tried to block access to the New York Stock Exchange told AFP told New York Daily News said the percentage of respondents supporting the movement slipped from 35 percent last month to 33 percent, while opposition rose from 36 percent to 45 percent.
SOMALI pirates and their hostage American sea captain were adrift in a lifeboat off the Horn of Africa today, shadowed by a US destroyer with more warships on the way in a US show of force.
Hizbullah's show of force left the government even weaker than it was at the start of the week.
The show of force came after US pilots strafed suspected insurgent positions in the first air attacks since the start of the Iraqiled clampdown on Shia insurgents which has sparked violence across Iraq.