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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 not able to confront the enemy in open battle almost always turn to guerrilla tactics. And international terrorism is one of the best ...
Rocket carrier jeeps for American commandos

Rocket carrier jeeps for American commandos

Somewhere in East Africa or in the southern part of the Arabian Peninsula, in a couple of years, some SUV will stop at the side of the road, open a window, and from the passenger seat ...
What do spies hunt in the countries of the former USSR?

What do spies hunt in the countries of the former USSR?

Strange as it may seem, foreign intelligence continues to hunt for the national secrets of the former republics of the Soviet Union, extracting important information in the military-political sphere, as well as ...
Combat craft of special forces of NATO

Combat craft of special forces of NATO

Marine special operations and sabotage are still one of the most effective types of combat operations of special forces. Small costs, almost complete "invisibility", stealth ...
Russia strengthens the south of the country

Russia strengthens the south of the country

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation decided on the need to deploy two additional special forces units in Stavropol and Kislovodsk. The decision was made on January 26 by the Minister ...
Are the Syrian special services capable of treason?

Are the Syrian special services capable of treason?

All those who dislike the Assad regime are celebrating a great victory: for the first time in 10 months of struggle, the Syrian army general Mustafa Ahmad al-Sheikh switched to the side of the opposition forces. This...
Special Forces of South Korea - on the way to the ideal

Special Forces of South Korea - on the way to the ideal

Over the past decades, special-purpose units have been established in Seoul, which are rightfully considered to be among the strongest in the world, and which have been tested repeatedly in exercises ...
Bedouin special forces

Bedouin special forces

The paradox of military conflicts in recent years lies in the fact that global and regional superpowers who use super-modern weapons, stealth technology, manufactured using technology ...
Worldwide American Secret Wars

Worldwide American Secret Wars

Recently, it was reported that in the structure of the Pentagon there is a kind of secret special forces that is leading a global secret war around the world. The scope of this war was not known ...
FBI loses battle with Beijing intelligence

FBI loses battle with Beijing intelligence

The secret information about the American warhead fell into the hands of the PRC intelligence services. In the special services war between China and the United States, Beijing won a number of important victories. So, in the hands of Beijing came the secret information about the new ...