Elite Forces is a documentary television show featured on 'Discovery Channel,' and the 'Military Channel.' It shows numerous aspects of the military in America as well as across the world. For instance it has highlighted the evolution of weaponry throughout history, interviewing designers and engineers who have aided the development of modern day weapons and technical advancements. It has also had episodes on such topics on Army Rangers, tanks, Commandos, Sniper Education, military events in Somalia and Grenada, Combat Engineers, Russian weapons uses against counter terrorist strikes, and the French Foreign Legion. 'Elite Forces' is hosted by Ben Anderson who is a reporter and writer known for his dangerous travels and reporting for BBC such as 'Taking the Taliban' and most notably 'Holidays in the Axis of Evil.' Anderson secretly travelled to Iraq, Iran, North Korea, Libya, Syria and Cuba for that show. M.I.A even wrote a song based on his life.