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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 that carry out the most difficult tasks of the military command. Few people know about the RECCE squad (South Africa), which performed the most difficult ...
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 ...
Sea Devils

Sea Devils

"People-frogs", "sea devils", "knights of the deep" - as soon as they do not call the combat swimmers, who became very popular half a century ago. "Sea Devils" parachute jump, faster ...
Special troops of the world "North Korea" (part of 3)

Special troops of the world "North Korea" (part of 3)

Special forces in Korea are more than special forces. In order to successfully complete these tasks, the soldiers of special forces units undergo special training, which is noticeably different from the training of a soldier of regular troops ...
Special troops of the world "China" (part 2)

Special troops of the world "China" (part 2)

PLA MTR units are much better equipped and armed than conventional ground forces. The personnel are armed with standard 95 type machine guns, 88 Type sniper rifles, ...
Special troops of the world "Jordan" (part 1)

Special troops of the world "Jordan" (part 1)

The Arab Legion was the only Arab military formation in the battles with which the gathering strength of the Israeli military were able to achieve only marginal success. In Latrun, in Jerusalem, as well as on ...
Werewolf Scouts - Crime and Punishment

Werewolf Scouts - Crime and Punishment

In each country of the world, along with the usual power structures, such as law enforcement agencies, the army, there is also a department of internal and external intelligence. It is thanks to these people that they sometimes succeed ...
Special Forces Training

Special Forces Training

Elite special forces today exist in almost all armies of the planet. One of the basic disciplines of training special forces soldiers is the possession of hand-to-hand combat ....
Bin Laden's Envoys Destroyed in the North Caucasus

Bin Laden's Envoys Destroyed in the North Caucasus

Destroyed by American special forces terrorist number one in the world - Osama bin Laden - at one time paid close attention to the North Caucasus. In addition to ordinary militants with Arab passports in ...
How NATO is recruited in special forces

How NATO is recruited in special forces

The use of armed forces at the present stage is marked by the conduct of hostilities in local military conflicts, participation in international peacekeeping and anti-terrorist operations. Successful ...
The story of the officer of the special forces

The story of the officer of the special forces

A story about journalists, hostages, "ostentatious" exercises, a monument to Ian Smith, about what actually happens and what does not happen, and how to behave. The story is conveyed exactly as ...
Service under the heading "Secret"

Service under the heading "Secret"

In the 20th century, the staff of the United States Secret Service grew a hundred times: a very characteristic indicator in a society where every cent passes Congress approval with great difficulties. It is understandable: a lot of security ...
Useful tips from the special forces

Useful tips from the special forces

In the course of the play, the war with NATO bastards in the near future, and Russia will be. The inevitability of this battle, now probably no one doubts. As soon as new ones appear in the country ...
Sixth team

Sixth team

A special anti-terrorism and assault unit UN SPECIAL TEAM SIX (ST 6 - the sixth special-purpose team) was created shortly after Kosovo’s operations began ...
In Belarus, expanding the ranks of special forces

In Belarus, expanding the ranks of special forces

The Belarusian authorities decided that the country needed more special forces, and as a result, it was decided to increase the ranks of this honorable unit. In the near future, on the territory of the Minsk region ...
Gru destroy ?!

Gru destroy ?!

A large-scale military reform is underway in Russia, which affects not only all types and branches of the armed forces, but also such specific structures as military intelligence. Some call these reforms ...