Military Review
Army special forces - 62 of the year in the ranks

Army special forces - 62 of the year in the ranks

Military historians say that the main reason for the emergence of army special forces units was the fact that in the armies of NATO member states appeared in service with nuclear weapons ...
Irish Army Rangers: Selection and Training

Irish Army Rangers: Selection and Training

On a special unit of the armed forces of Ireland, which is called the Army Ranger Wing (Army Ranger Wing), our magazine has already written earlier. The official name of the unit in Irish ...
Special Forces Legends: The Main Matter of Life

Special Forces Legends: The Main Matter of Life

Time is ruthless. 27 February 2012 was killed by another person who was rightfully considered a legend of special forces, Rear Admiral Gennady Ivanovich Zakharov, Vice-President of the Regional ...
Izhevsk SOBR: Kalashnikov countrymen

Izhevsk SOBR: Kalashnikov countrymen

The history of the police special forces of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Udmurt Republic begins in 1986, when a special platoon was organized as part of the mobile battalion of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. In 1991, the platoon was expanded to a company ...
Good intentions of the American state

Good intentions of the American state

The state’s concern for security is, at first glance, a pure boon for citizens. Cartridges are purchased to shoot violators of the law, the Internet is "translucent" in order to find those individuals who ...
Green Berets: Personnel Training

Green Berets: Personnel Training

Special forces, as treated in US military regulations, are strategic multifunctional forces capable of responding quickly to various emergencies in any ...
Special Forces of the Arab Armed Forces

Special Forces of the Arab Armed Forces

The experience of the combat use of Arab special forces in numerous wars and "armed conflicts in the Near and Middle East, as well as an analysis of its actions during military exercises, suggests that ...
KGB "A" special group - a powerful weapon of anti-terror

KGB "A" special group - a powerful weapon of anti-terror

The “A” administration of the KGB of the Soviet Union is better known under the name “Alpha” throughout the world. The main task that was set before the division was to conduct operations aimed at ...
Underwater scooter for US special forces

Underwater scooter for US special forces

The main purpose of underwater special scooters is the hidden delivery of special operations force soldiers, combat swimmers to a given point below / above water. An additional purpose is to use in ...
South African Special Forces

South African Special Forces

Extremely rigid, if not cruel, the system of selection and training of South African special forces was formed in the second half of the 70-x - the beginning of the 80-ies of the twentieth century. During the war in Angola and Namibia, she is not without ...
"Fantomas" of the KGB and the CIA

"Fantomas" of the KGB and the CIA

In the image of a spy that has developed in the mass consciousness, camouflage is one of the most important places. The most common stereotype tells us that a scout should wear unremarkable ...
"LYNX": gently walking, hard attacks

"LYNX": gently walking, hard attacks

Special Racial Response and Aviation Special Operations Center (RNS) Special Operations Center of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation provides military support to the units of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia ...
Terrorism, mines and propaganda

Terrorism, mines and propaganda

It is no secret that armed formations that are unable to confront the enemy in open combat almost always switch to guerrilla tactics. And international terrorism is one of ...