Special Forces Regiment

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A. F. Lafir - Military Career - Special Forces Regiment
... Originally starting out as Combat Tracker Team the Sri Lanka Army Special Forces Regiment was established in 1986, Colonel Lafir then as Lieutenant was one of the founding members and played a key role ...
Battle Of Ban Me Thuot - Battle - Fall of Ban Me Thuot
... North Vietnamese army began their assault on South Vietnamese forces at Ban Me Thuot ... The North Vietnamese 198th Special Forces Regiment spearheaded the attack by hitting the South Vietnamese airport at Hoa Binh, the district of Mai Hac ... which was marked by heavy artillery bombardment and actions initiated by the 198th Special Forces Regiment, had shocked ARVN Colonels Nguyen Trong Luat and Vu The Quang, both subordinates of Major General Pham Van Phu ...
Special Forces Regiment (Airborne)
... The Special Forces Regiment (Airborne) is an elite Philippine Army unit established in the 1960s by Fidel V ... Ramos (first Commanding officer of the Special Forces), primarily trained in both Unconventional Warfare Operations and Psychological Warfare Operations ... Like the Scout Rangers, members of the Special Forces Regiment of the Philippine Army are also highly trained in the art of counter-insurgency operations ...
South African Special Forces Brigade
... The South African Special Forces Brigade (popularly known as "Recces") is the only Special Forces unit of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) ... This was the first South African Special Forces unit ... The South African special forces played a significant role in the country's 30 year long border war in Namibia and Angola ...

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    We had an inspection today of the brigade. The Twenty-third was pronounced the crack regiment in appearance, ... [but] I could see only six to ten in a company of the old men. They all smiled as I rode by. But as I passed away I couldn’t help dropping a few natural tears. I felt as I did when I saw them mustered in at Camp Chase.
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    The next thing his Lordship does, after clearing of the coast, is the dividing of his forces, as he calls them, into two squadrons, one of places of Scriptures, the other of reasons....
    All that I have to say touching this, is that I observe a great part of those his forces do look and march another way, and some of them fight amongst themselves.
    Thomas Hobbes (1579–1688)