Military Review
"Team 868" - fighters against terror from South Korea

"Team 868" - fighters against terror from South Korea

Military men in claret berets can be found in South Korea infrequently. When this happens, it becomes clear: the situation is out of control and threatens the lives of civilians. Because only ...
Special services of Great Britain: who is who

Special services of Great Britain: who is who

Prior to 2001 of the year (namely, before the notorious 11 of September), the British government had reliable anti-terrorism legislation, the main points of which were formulated in the Law on ...
ST6: anti-terrorism team

ST6: anti-terrorism team

The ST6 Special Anti-Terrorism Unit was created in July 1999, after the UN mission began its activities in Kosovo. And although this team has existed for many years, information ...
Cyber ​​espionage in action

Cyber ​​espionage in action

It would seem that the era of Stirlitz has sunk into oblivion, and those inspired views of domestic spies frowning towards decaying foreign capitalism are no longer there. Moreover, from television screens more and more to us ...
Saudi Arabia. Royal Special Forces

Saudi Arabia. Royal Special Forces

In the 50 of the 20th century, the ruling clans of Saudi Arabia began to think about creating new, more secret and close-in units in the armed forces, since the military was a regular ...
New Weapon for Sea Seals USA

New Weapon for Sea Seals USA

"Sea Fur Seals" - US Special Forces of the Marine Corps - are constantly being equipped with the most sophisticated weapons and devices for effective combat. Here are just some of those that are on ...
How did the Russian special forces

How did the Russian special forces

Almost immediately after the end of the Great Patriotic War in the USSR, military experts appeared, insisting on the creation of a special kind of troops - for special purposes. Their specialty was to ...
Elite forces of the Russian special forces, GRU "Dolphin"

Elite forces of the Russian special forces, GRU "Dolphin"

Soviet army special forces units (reconnaissance, sabotage and anti-sabotage detachments and groups) have always interested the West. And many foreign intelligence agencies would have given a lot in their time for ...
Israeli special forces "Egoz"

Israeli special forces "Egoz"

The special forces units of any country are military professional units that perform special tasks of the military command to ensure the protection of the state from foreign and foreign ...
Turkish Special Operations Forces

Turkish Special Operations Forces

Turkey is practically the only state in Eurasia with a unique geopolitical position: access to the Balkans, the Middle East and the Caucasus. Turkey is washed by four seas -...
Special Forces of Syria

Special Forces of Syria

The Syrian Arab Republic borders with Lebanon and Israel, in the south it borders with Jordan, in the east with Iraq, in the north with Turkey. Uneasy relations with neighbors, especially Israel, led to ...
Detachment special forces RECCE (South Africa)

Detachment special forces RECCE (South Africa)

Each country has the right to be proud of its special units performing the most complex tasks of the military command. Few people know about the squad RECCE (South Africa), which performed the most difficult tasks ...
Behind the Scenes of the GRU

Behind the Scenes of the GRU

My companion in the recent past is a military intelligence general who has given her more than 40 years of service. His memory is kept by the scorching wind of the African bush and the intolerable stuffiness of a Latin American selva. WITH...
US intelligence changed strategy after 2011 attacks

US intelligence changed strategy after 2011 attacks

11 September 2001, Michael Hayden, director of the National Security Agency, was in his office. His department is responsible for electronic intelligence gathering and communications interception. Almost immediately...
This is our job

This is our job

Captain Oleg Tapio ... Unusual for the Russian ear Finnish surname, mighty spetsnaz figure, krapovy beret, scars on the face. We met in an Armavir special squad ...