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Resident in Israel

Resident in Israel

It has long been assumed that an imperceptible person of an unobtrusive appearance who is not attracting outside attention on the streets of other cities, who is capable of them ...
Tail spetsnaz

Tail spetsnaz

The use of combat animals in the naval special forces of the US Navy On one of the days in the first half of 1960's in sunny Florida, yachtsmen and shipowners unexpectedly discovered on their yachts and ...
Scout Alexey and Manhattan Project

Scout Alexey and Manhattan Project

On April 10, 1945, shortly before the death of US President F. Roosevelt, the Minister of War handed him a secret note stating: “In four months we will probably complete ...
Sniper craft basics

Sniper craft basics

Today, most armies have two basic sniping concepts: 1. Sniper pair or single shooter work in the “free hunting” mode, i.e. their main task is ...
CANSOFCOM - Canadian Special Forces

CANSOFCOM - Canadian Special Forces

Canada is one of the most influential members of the NATO bloc. Since 1989, the Canadian Forces have been involved in virtually all operations of the North Atlantic bloc. The most noticeable ...
Hungarian Special Operations Forces

Hungarian Special Operations Forces

Not much is known about the special forces of Hungary. This is most likely due to the legacy of the Soviet period. Nevertheless, we tried to collect and summarize information obtained from open ...
The share of "Angels"

The share of "Angels"

The 12 raid of the French special forces in January 2013 in Somalia was supposed to be "a beautiful and first of its kind major joint action by special operations forces of several countries." But did not. Today at...
Damask blade of law

Damask blade of law

Employees of this unit were among the first to encounter a powerful wave of organized crime that swept the country in the early 90s. They got the hardest part of the work ...
Mountain motorized rifle special forces

Mountain motorized rifle special forces

The formation of two mountain separate motorized rifle brigades was almost completed on the territory of the North Caucasus. They began as early as 2005, when in Karachay-Cherkessia, not far from ...
Amphibian Man. Special Forces of the Soviet Navy

Amphibian Man. Special Forces of the Soviet Navy

Those who served in the Mediterranean squadron of the Navy, sometimes have seen how in the area of ​​the ships' staying, now hiding, then appearing among the waves, inflatable boats with camouflage easily slid ...
Bosna: Police Special Forces

Bosna: Police Special Forces

The special police unit of Bosnia and Herzegovina, formed as part of the federal Ministry of the Interior, is historically associated with the special group “Last”, founded back in 1982 year ...
Aliens against predators

Aliens against predators

"Special raid special forces." So a veteran of the British SAS called the Taliban raid 14 September 2012 on the British base in Afghanistan. The first grenade exploded behind him, when that evening he ...
And for the landing, and for special forces

And for the landing, and for special forces

Numerous mud-bears have shown that formations using partisan tactics and organization are best able to fight against partisans. In addition, the dominance of the mint ...
Chef KGB tipping time

Chef KGB tipping time

Army General Viktor Mikhailovich Chebrikov ... Today, hardly anyone from the younger generation of Russians knows who this man was and what he did for his homeland. A number of historians tend to believe that, if Michael ...
Brazilian Commandos

Brazilian Commandos

The new scenario of the development of the world threatens the growth of Islamic terrorism of a fundamentalist sense, as well as the strengthening of the drug war, in particular, with the militants of the FARC group in Colombia. The prevailing situation ...
Viking descendants

Viking descendants

The nature of Norway’s direct threats and its vital national interests changed after the end of the Cold War. Currently, security is aimed at preserving the territorial ...