List of special forces units
This is a list of active military special forces units. Several NATO documents use the term Special Forces.NATO Allied Joint Publication (AJP) 3.5 defines special operations as "Special operations are...
US Special Forces Hero Rescues Little Girl
US Special Forces operator, David Eubank, runs through ISIS gunfire to save a little girl. God Bless our Troops!
U.S. To Deploy Special Operations Forces In Syria
The U.S. will send a small number of U.S. special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against ISIS, White House officials announced Friday. President Barack Obama has autho...
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Special forces of Australia
Since 1941, the Australian military has raised a range of special forces and special operations units, which fall into four categories:Since 2003, all of Australia's special forces units have been gro...
Canadian special forces
Canadian special forces can refer to:
Special Forces of Chile
The Chilean military has raised a range of special forces and special operations units, which fall into four categories:1. Commando Companies 2. Reconnaissance units3. Counter-terrorism units4. Suppor...
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Special Forces of India
The Special Forces of India refer to those units which are under the direct command of the Indian military and specifically organized, trained, and are equipped to conduct and support special operatio...
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Sayeret
Special forces units in the Israel Defense Forces encompass a broad definition of specialist units. Such units are usually a company or a battalion in strength.Sayeret (Hebrew: סיירת, pl.: sayarot), ...
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Italian special forces
The Italian Special Forces include special forces units from several branches of the Italian Military: the Esercito Italiano or Army, the Marina Militare or Navy, the Aeronautica Militare or Air forc...
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Spetsnaz
Spetsnaz (Russian: спецназ; [spʲɪˈtsnas]) abbreviation for Войска специального назначения, tr. Voyska spetsialnogo naznacheniya, [vɐjsˈka spʲɪtsɨˈalʲnəvə nəznɐˈtɕenʲɪjə] (English: Special Purp...
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United Kingdom Special Forces
The United Kingdom Special Forces (UKSF) is a Ministry of Defence directorate which provides a joint special operations task force headquarters. The UKSF is commanded by the Director Special Forces. T...
United States special operations forces
United States Special Operations Forces (SOF) are components of the Department of Defense's United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM).The U.S. military definition of Special Operations Forces...
Special Forces of Zimbabwe
Special Forces of Zimbabwe (formerly Rhodesia) are the units of the Zimbabwe National Army that operate as special forces. These forces have been deployed in several African conflicts, including the M...
9th Parachute Assault Regiment
The 9º Reggimento d'Assalto Paracadutisti (9th Parachutist Assault Regiment) Col Moschin ("Moschin Hill") is a Special Forces unit of the current Italian Army — in part due to its distinguished histor...
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Operation Ring
Operation Ring (Russian: Операция «Кольцо», Operatsia Koltso; Armenian: «Օղակ» գործողություն, Oghak gortsoğut'yun), known in Azerbaijan as the Chaykend Operation (Azerbaijani: Çaykənd əməl...
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Vympel
Spetsgruppa "B" (Cyrillic for V), often referred to as Vympel (pennant in Russian, originated from German wimpel, and having the same meaning), but also known as KGB Directorate "B" , Vega Group is a...
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Operation Storm-333
Operation Storm-333 (Шторм-333, Shtorm-333) was the codename of an operation that was originally scheduled to happen on December 14, 1979 but was postponed to the 27th of December, in which Soviet For...
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Spetsnaz GRU
GRU Spetsnaz are the elite military formations under the control of the military intelligence service GRU. It was the first Soviet/Russian spetsnaz (special forces) force, more than two decades olde...
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National Security Guards
The National Security Guard (NSG) (Hindi: राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा गार्ड) is a security force of India constituted "for combating terrorist activities with a view to protect States against internaldistur...
Special Operations Group (India)
The Special Operations Group (SOG) is a 1000-strong elite anti-insurgency force of the Jammu and Kashmir Police. It was raised in 1994 with the idea of "involving the passive Jammu and Kashmir Police ...
4th Alpini Parachutist Regiment
The 4th Alpini Parachutist Regiment (Italian: 4° Reggimento Alpini Paracadutisti) is a Ranger type infantry regiment of the Italian Army, specializing in mountain combat. The Alpini are a mountai...
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Beslan school hostage crisis
The Beslan school hostage crisis (also referred to as the Beslan school siege or Beslan massacre) started on 1 September 2004, lasted three days and involved the capture of over 1,100 people as hostag...
Beslan school hostage crisis - Wikipedia
Moscow theater hostage crisis
The Moscow theater hostage crisis, also known as the 2002 Nord-Ost siege, was the seizure of the crowded Dubrovka Theater on 23 October 2002 by 40 to 50 armed Chechens who claimed allegiance to the Is...
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17º Stormo Incursori
The 17º Stormo Incursori (English: 17th Raiders Wing) is the Italian Air Force special forces unit. It is the youngest special force created in Italy. It is based in Furbara, near Rome and part of the...
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Counter-terrorism Rapid Response
The Counter-terrorism Rapid Response (Italian: Antiterrorismo Pronto Impiego, or ATPI) force, formed in 1983, is a special police unit of the Guardia di Finanza dealing with anti-terrorism in Italy. T...
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Special Protection Group
The Special Protection Group (SPG) (Hindi: विशेष सुरक्षा दल) is a security force of India formed in 1988 by an act of the Parliament of India for "providing proximate security to the Prime Ministe...
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Commando Battalion for Resolute Action
COBRA (backronym for COmmando Battalion for Resolute Action) is a specialised unit of the CRPF created to counter the Naxalite problem in India. This specialised CRPF unit is one of the few units of t...
Garud Commando Force
The Garud Commando Force is the Special Forces unit of the Indian Air Force. It was formed in September 2004 and has a strength of approximately 2000 personnel. The unit derives its name from Garuda, ...
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