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Special Operations: Theory and capabilities

Conflicts of recent years show that the role of special operations and enter values ​​increases sharply in an environment where the globalized world does not allow for large-scale use of military force. Today, special operations forces have elite armed forces of any country, and the elite should use it only available techniques and methods to action, as well as elite weapons and military equipment. Evaluate the role and place of special operations in the doctrine of modern warfare, and explore techniques, tools and techniques of special operations - this is the goal of the project.

German snipers in Normandy

Hated them, admired them, feared them, they did not retreat with the army and stayed to fight in the rear, they won't survive in captivity, they killed them, they are the snipers of the Wehrmacht.

06-06-2013 Valetskiy Oleg 2983 0

The war in Somalia. Pirates of the sea nekeisha

In our age of speed and electronics of the sea suddenly appeared a strange threat to navigation. Maneuverable small boats began to seize large ocean liners and demanding a ransom for their release. There is a sustainable concept of Somali pirates. But how much do we know about the state of Somalia? The article Oleg Valetsky is dedicated to the history of Somalia and was released for the first time in 30 issue of the journal "Men's work" in 2009.

05-06-2013 Valetskiy Oleg 3376 0

Dissection of the road passing through impassable for the equipment of terrain: the main tactic of the Chinese infantry

With distrust and some fear look, we have to strengthen the people's liberation army of China. Threat is felt from increasing its technical equipment, a large, but poorly equipped Chinese infantry, is not of major concern. We got kind of used. It is implied that the real threat can only represent those units of the Chinese army, which are armed with comparable technical level weapons.

04-06-2013 Valetskiy Oleg 3151 0

The tactics of small groups

The term "battle group" was not included yet in existing field manuals. But practice always makes its own adjustments in the theory: under the influence of various factors, new forms and methods of actions of troops.

03-06-2013 Valetskiy Oleg 3136 0

Universal small-sized mines U.S. special forces

In the USA for use by units of Special Operations Forces, were adopted universal small mines SLAM (Selectable Lightweight Attack Munition), weighing one kilogram.

02-06-2013 Valetskiy Oleg 2255 0

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