Bin Laden-Killing SEALS Punished for Sharing Secrets for Video Game

Seal Team 6 Members Punished | NewsBreaker | Ora TVHost @DavidBegnaud delivers breaking news and today's trending buzz in 45 seconds. (CBS News) The U.S. Navy SEALs are part of an elite force that operates in the shadows, best known for killing Osama bin Laden. However, CBS News has learned a group of SEALs has been disciplined for revealing secrets. The seven members…2012-11-09T01:59:07.000Z

Seven badasses from elite Navy SEAL Team 6 have been punished for allegedly sharing military secrets with the makers of the Medal of Honor: Warfighter video game.

One was involved in the epic mission that killed Osama bin Laden.

Rear Admiral Garry Bonelli of the Naval Special Warfare Command made this statement:

We do not tolerate deviations from the policies that govern who we are and what we do as sailors in the United States Navy.

The seven SEALs in question — and possibly four more still under investigation — allegedly violated protocol by (A) failing to get permission to work with the game’s makers and (B) showing them specialized combat equipment.

The SEALs’ punishment kills their chances for advancement:

SEAL Team 6 Medal of Honor

Was the bin Laden-killing SEAL who worked on the game Matt Bissonnette, the same SEAL criticized by the Pentagon for his tell-all book about the raid that killed the world’s most-wanted terrorist?

The names are of course classified.

But it was previously reported that Bissonnette was working with Medal of Honor.

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