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Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan National Army
  • Afghan National Army Commando Brigades
  • Afghan National Army Special Forces

Albania Albania

Albanian Joint Forces Command
  • Commando Regiment (Regjimenti Komando)
  • Special Operations Battalion (Albania) (Batalioni i Operacioneve Speciale)
Albanian Navy
  • Naval Commandos

Argentina Argentina

Argentine Air Force
  • Grupo de Operaciones Especiales (Special Operations Group, GOE)
Argentine Army
  • Agrupación de Fuerzas de Operaciones Especiales(Special Operations Forces Group)
    • Regimiento de Asalto Aéreo 601 (601 Air Assault Regiment)
    • Compañía de Comandos 601 (601 Commando Company)
    • Compañía de Comandos 602 (602 Commando Company)
  • Tropas de Operaciones Especiales de Montaña(Special Operations Mountain Troops)
    • Compañía de Cazadores de Montaña 6 (6 Mountain Hunters Company)
    • Compañía de Cazadores de Montaña 8 (8 Mountain Hunters Company)
Argentine Marine Corps
  • Agrupación de Comandos Anfibios (Amphibious Commandos Group, APCA)
Argentine National Gendarmerie
  • Grupo Alacrán (Scorpion Group)
  • Grupo Monte (Hill Group)
Argentine Naval Prefecture
  • Grupo Albatros (Albatross Group)
Argentine Navy
  • Agrupación de Buzos Tácticos (Tactical Divers Group, APBT)

Armenia Armenia

Armenian Army
  • Army Commandos

Australia Australia

See also: Special forces of Australia
Australian Army
Special Operations Command
  • 1st Commando Regiment
  • 2nd Commando Regiment
  • Special Air Service Regiment (SASR)
  • Special Operations Engineer Regiment

Austria Austria

Austrian Army
  • Jagdkommando

Azerbaijan Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani Navy
  • 641st Special Warfare Naval Unit

The Bahamas Bahamas

Royal Bahamas Defence Force
  • Commando Squadron
  • Special Operations Unit

Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh Army
  • 1 Para Commando Battalion 1 Para Commando is directly under command of AHQ. The command is exercised through ASOCOM.
  • SSW – ‘School of Special Warfare’. Present Special warfare wing at ‘School of Infantry & Tactics’ is in the process of being separate Special Warfare school that to remain within the structure of ASOCOM.
  • ASOCOM ‘Army Special Operation Command’. As per forces goal 2030, BD army to raise ASOCOM which will have a Special Force Brigade as under-command(3x SF Battalion).
  • Formation Commando Company Army Commandos with 09 company plus strength in all division.
  • Special Security Force SSF– A force mostly trained in US, Thailand that provide close protection to all visiting State Person, VVIP, Political leaders’ etc.
  • President Guard Regiment PGR– A battalion size force with best soldiers of army units that provide 1st line defense to key government and international buildings/facilities and area protection to VVIP’.
  • Counter Terrorism and Intelligence Bureau –CTIB With unknown size most well-equipped unit for the task, that carry out all intelligence operation.
Bangladesh Navy
  • Special Warfare Diving and Salvage SWADS -Battalion size force mostly trained to carry out naval special operations.
  • ODD 71 Detail is unknown.

Belarus Belarus

Armed Forces of Belarus
  • 5th Separate Spetznaz Brigade

Belgium Belgium

Belgian Land Component
  • Pathfinders
  • Special Forces Group

Brazil Brazil

Brazilian Air Force
  • Para-SAR – Special Pararescue Unit- Highly trained paratrooper, trained in evasion and extraction, tactical rescue and survival in hostile environment.
Brazilian Army
  • Brazilian Special Operations Brigade– Brazilian army Special Forces and Commandos
    • 1º Batalhão de Forças Especiais
Brazilian Navy
  • COMANF – Batalhão Tonelero -Especial Operations Battalion -(Brazilian navy commandos).
  • GRUMEC(Combat Divers Group)- (Unconventional warfare,counter-terrorism and Special reconnaissance).
Military Police
  • BOPE – Special Police Operations Battalion, is the elite special forces unit in the Military Police of Rio de Janeiro State.
  • COT – Tactical Operations Command, special force of Federal Police.
  • Grupo de Ações Táticas Especiais – Special Tactics Actions Group, special force of São Paulo military police.
  • Rondas Ostensivas Tobias de Aguiar – Tobias Aguiar’s Ostensive Patrols, special force of the São Paulo military police.

Bulgaria Bulgaria

  • 63rd Maritime Special Reconnaissance Force “Black Sea Sharks”
  • 68th Special Forces Brigade
  • SOBT

Cambodia Cambodia

Royal Cambodian Army
  • 911 Special Forces

Canada Canada

Main article: Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
  • 427 Special Operations Aviation Squadron (427 SOAS)
  • Canadian Joint Incident Response Unit (CJIRU)
  • Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR)
  • Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2)
  • Task Force Arrowhead

Chile Chile

Main article: Special Forces of Chile
Chilean Air Force
  • Grupo de Fuerzas Especiales(Special Forces Group)
    • Agrupación Antisecuestros Aéreos (Air Counter-Terrorism Group)
    • Comandos de Aviación (Aviation Commandos)
    • Paracaidistas de Busqueda, Salvamento y Rescate (Parachute Search, Rescue and Recovery)
Chilean Army
  • Brigada de Operaciones Especiales “Lautaro”
    • 1º Batallón de Paracaidistas “Pelantaru” (1st Parachute Battalion “Pelantaru”)
    • 1º Compañía de Comandos “Iquique” (1st Commandos Company “Iquique”)
    • 10º Compañía de Comandos (10th Commandos Company)
    • 13º Compañía de Comandos “Escorpión” (13th Commandos Company “Escorpión”)
    • Grupo Especial de Montaña (Special Group Mountain)
Chilean Navy
  • Grupo de Abordaje y Registro de la Armada (GARA)
  • Comando de Fuerzas Especiales(Special Forces Command)
    • Buzos Tácticos de la Armada (Tactical Divers of the Navy)
    • Equipo de Intervención Rápida (Rapid Intervention Team)

China People’s Republic of China

People’s Armed Police
  • Immediate Action Unit
  • Snow Leopard Commando Unit
  • Special Police Unit
People’s Liberation Army Marine Corps
  • People’s Liberation Army Marine Corps Special Operations Forces
People’s Liberation Army Ground Force
  • People’s Liberation Army Special Operations Forces
    • Guangzhou Military Region Special Forces Unit
    • Chengdu Military Region Special Forces Unit, nicknamed “Falcon”
    • Beijing Military Region Special Forces Unit
    • Shenyang Military Region Special Forces Unit
    • Nanjing Military Region Special Forces Unit, nicknamed “Flying Dragon”
    • Nanjing Military Region Special Forces Unit, nicknamed “Oscar”
    • Lanzhou Military Region Special Forces Unit
      • Macau Quick Reaction Platoon

Colombia Colombia

Colombian Air Force
  • Agrupación de Comandos Especiales Aéreos (ACOEA)
Colombian National Armada
  • Agrupación de Fuerzas Especiales Antiterroristas Urbanas (AFEAUR)

Counterterrorism Urban Special Forces Group

  • Batallón de Fuerzas Especiales de Infantería de Marina (BFEIM)
  • Grupos Autónomos y Unificados por la Libertad y la Antiextorsión (GAULA). Special anti-kidnapping and anti-extortion units.
National Army of Colombia
  • Agrupación de Fuerzas Especiales Antiterroristas Urbanas (AFEAU) Anti-Terrorist Urban Special Forces Group. A joint service CT/Hostage rescue unit
  • Agrupacion de Fuerzas Especiales Antiterroristas Urbanas y Rurales (AFEAUR) Anti-Terrorist Urban and Rural Special Forces Groups
  • Brigada Contra el Narcotráfico
  • Brigada de Fuerzas Especiales
  • Fuerza de Despliegue Rápido (FUDRA)
  • Grupo de Acción Unificada por la Libertad Personal (GAULA). Special anti-kidnapping and anti-extortion units.

Costa Rica Costa Rica

Military of Costa Rica
  • Unidad Especial de Intervención – Special Intervention Unit UEI attached to the Presidency

Ivory Coast Côte d’Ivoire

Military of Côte d’Ivoire
  • Rapid Intervention Battalion

Croatia Croatia

Croatian Army

  • Special Operations Battalion (BSD) (Bojna za specijalna djelovanja)
  • Military Intelligence Battalion (VOB) (Vojno-obavještajna bojna)

Military police

  • Special Military Police Company (SSVP) (Satnija specijalne Vojne policije)

Cuba Cuba

Cuban Revolutionary Navy
  • Desembarco de Granma
  • Formacion de Missiones Especial Naval
Cuban Revolutionary Army
  • Black Wasps – Tropas Especiales Avispas Negras

Cyprus Cyprus

Cypriot National Guard
  • Special Forces Command (DKD)
Cyprus Navy
  • Underwater Demolition Command (OYK)

Czech Republic Czech Republic

Armed Forces of the Czech Republic (ACR)
  • 102. Průzkumný Prapor (102nd Reconnaissance Battalion)
  • 601st Special Forces Group
  • SOG – Útvar speciálních operací vojenské policie (Special Operation Group Of Military Police)

Denmark Denmark

Danish Home Guard
  • SSR – Special Support & Reconnaissance Coy
Royal Danish Army
  • Jægerkorpset
  • Protection Team
Royal Danish Navy
  • Frømandskorpset
  • Slædepatruljen Sirius

Ecuador Ecuador

Ecuadorian Army
  • 9th Special Forces Brigade PATRIA
  • Counter-terror unit “GEO” (Grupo Especial de Operaciones)
  • Jungle Warfare Special Operations Iwia Battalion No. 60
  • Special Boat Detachments called Ratas de Río (engl. Sea Rats) or Fusileros Fluviales.

Egypt Egypt

Egyptian Army
  • Sai’qa Commando Regiments
  • Special Forces
  • Unit 777 Domestic Counter Terrorism
  • Unit 999 International Counter Terrorism
Egyptian Navy
  • Naval Commando Regiment
  • Egyptian Navy SEALs

El Salvador El Salvador

Salvadoran Army
  • Comando Especial Anti-Terrorista

Estonia Estonia

Estonian Army
  • Estonian Special Operations Force

Finland Finland

Finnish Army
  • Utti Jaeger Regiment
    • Erikoisjääkärit Special Jaegers
    • Laskuvarjojääkärit Airborne Jaegers
Finnish Border Guard
  • Southeast Finland Border Guard District
    • Erikoisrajajääkärit Special Border Jaegers
Finnish Navy
  • Gulf of Finland Naval Military Command
    • Raivaajasukeltajat EOD Divers
    • Taistelusukeltajat Combat Divers

France France

Almost all French special forces are attached to the Commandement des Opérations Spéciales (COS).

First circle:

  • Bureau forces spéciales, reassembling :
  • FKSOD special ops
    • Commando parachutiste de l’Air n°10 (CPA 10)
    • Escadrille spécialisée hélicoptères 1/67 Pyrénées, reassembling to escadron d’hélicoptères 1/67 Pyrénées
    • Escadron de transport 3/61 Poitou
  • Brigade des Forces Spéciales Terre:
    • 1er Régiment de Parachutistes d’Infanterie de Marine (1er RPIMa)
    • 4e Régiment d’Hélicoptères des Forces Spéciales (4e RHFS)
    • 13e Régiment de Dragons Parachutistes (13e RDP)
  • Commandos-Marine:
    • Commando Jaubert
      • Escouade de contre-terrorisme et de libération d’otages
    • Commando Kieffer
    • Commando de Montfort
    • Commando de Penfentenyo
    • Commando Trépel
      • Escouade de contre-terrorisme et de libération d’otages
    • Commando Hubert

Second circle:

  • 17e Régiment du Génie Parachutiste (17e RGP)
  • Groupement des commandos parachutistes(GCP)
    • Chuteurs opérationnels
  • GIGN

The COS doesn’t recognize the “second circle”; it’s a popular expression employed by members of units of that circle. There isn’t official text which mentions the second circle.

Georgia (country) Georgia

  • Georgian Armed Forces
    • Special Forces Brigade
      • Special Operations Battalion
      • Rapid Response Battalion
      • Naval Special Operations Group
      • “Iverioni” Attack Battalion
      • Support Battalion

Germany Germany

German Army
  • Fernspählehrkompanie 200
  • Kommando Spezialkräfte
  • Special Operations Force Air Rotary Wing
German Navy
  • Kampfschwimmer

Greece Greece

Hellenic Army
  • 1st Raider/Paratrooper Brigade (1η ΤΑΞΚΔ-ΑΛ) including ETA (Special Paratrooper Detachment) and Z’ MAK (Zeta Amphibious Raider Squadron)
Hellenic Navy
  • Underwater Demolition Command (OYK)
Hellenic Air Force
  • 31st Special Operations Squadron (31 MEE)

Guatemala Guatemala

Guatemalan Army
  • Kaibiles

Hungary Hungary

  • HDF 34th ’László Bercsényi’ Special Operations Battalion

India India

Main article: Special Forces of India
Indian Air Force
  • Garud Commando Force
Indian Army
  • Ghatak Force
  • Para Commandos
Indian Navy
  • MARCOS

Indonesia Indonesia

Indonesian Air Force
  • Paskhas
  • Den Bravo-90
Indonesian Army
  • Kopassus
  • SAT-81 GULTOR
Indonesian Navy
  • Denjaka[citation needed]
  • Kesatuan Gurita
  • Komando Pasukan Katak (Kopaska)
  • Taifib[citation needed]

Iran Iran

Iranian Army
  • Takavar
Revolutionary Guards
  • Quds Force

Iraq Iraq

Iraqi Army
  • Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF)

Republic of Ireland Ireland

Irish Army
  • Fianoglach
Irish Naval Service
  • Naval Service Diving Section

Israel Israel

See also: Sayeret
Israeli Air Force
  • Shaldag Unit
  • Unit 669
Israeli Army
  • Duvdevan Unit
  • Egoz Reconnaissance Unit
  • Sayeret Maglan
  • Sayeret Tzanhanim
  • Sayeret Golani
  • Sayeret Matkal
  • Sayeret Yahalom
Israeli Navy
  • Shayetet 13

Italy Italy

Main article: Italian special forces
Carabinieri
  • Gruppo di Intervento Speciale (GIS)
Italian Air Force
  • 17º Stormo Incursori (ex R.I.A.M., CCT)
Italian Army
  • 4th Alpini Parachutist (Ranger) Regiment “Monte Cervino”
  • 9th Parachute Assault Regiment “Col Moschin”
  • 26th Special Operations Helicopter Unit “Giove”
  • 185th Reconnaissance Target Acquisition Regiment “Folgore”
Italian Navy
  • Comando Subacquei ed Incursori (COMSUBIN)

Japan Japan

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
  • Special Forces Group
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
  • Special Boarding Unit
Japan Coast Guard
  • Special Security Team (SST)

Jordan Jordan

Joint Special Operations Command
  • 37th King Abdullah II Royal Special Forces Brigade
  • 101st Special Forces Battalion/Group
  • 71st Counter Terrorism Battalion
  • 5th Prince Hashem Bin Abdullah II Aviation Brigade
  • 61st Special Reconnaissance Regiment (SRR-61)
  • 81st Airborne Battalion
  • 91st Airborne Orientaion Battalion
  • 28th Prince Hussein Royal Rangers (Al-Saiqa)
  • 1st Royal Rangers Battalion
  • 2nd Royal Rangers Battalion
  • 3rd Royal Rangers Battaalion
Royal Jordanian Land Force
  • 30th Paratrooper Brigade(Hussein Bin Ali)
  • 15th Khalid Bin Al-Waleed Airborne Battalion
  • King Faisal Airborne Battalion
  • 20th Tariq Bin Zyad Airborne Battalion
Naval Special Forces
  • Royal Jordanian Navy Frogman Team
  • Royal Jordanian Navy Special Boat Unit

Kenya Kenya

Kenya Defence Forces
  • 20 Para Troopers elite commandos
  • Kenya Special Forces
  • Kenya Rangers Strike Forces

North Korea Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Korean People’s Army
  • Special Operation Forces

South Korea Republic of Korea

Republic of Korea Ministry of National Defense
  • Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
    • Defense Intelligence Command (DIC)
      • Army Intelligence Command (AIC)
      • Underwater Demolition Unit (UDU)
      • 20th Special Service Group
  • Defense Security Command (DSC)
  • Republic of Korea Air Force
    • Combat Control Team (CCT)
    • 6th Search and Rescue Group
  • Republic of Korea Army
    • Special Warfare Command
      • 707th Special Mission Battalion
  • Republic of Korea Navy
    • Naval Special Warfare Flotilla
      • Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD)
      • Sea Air Land Team (SEALs)
      • Ship Salvage Unit (SSU)
      • Special Mission Unit (SMU)
      • Underwater Demolition Team (UDT)
    • Republic of Korea Marine Corps(ROKMC)
      • 1st Special Reconnaissance Battalion

Latvia Latvia

Latvian Army
  • Special Tasks Unit

Lebanon Lebanon

Lebanese Army
  • Lebanese Commando Regiment
Lebanese Navy
  • Lebanese Navy SEALs Regiment

Lithuania Lithuania

Lithuanian Special Operations Force
  • Anti-terrorism Force squad (ARAS)
  • Combat Divers Service (CDS)
  • Special Operations Element (SOG)
  • Special Purpose Service (YPT)
  • Vytautas the Great Jaeger Battalion (VGJB)

Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysian Army
  • Grup Gerak Khas
    • 11th Gerak Khas Regiment
    • 21st Commandos
    • 22nd Commandos
Royal Malaysian Navy
  • PASKAL
Royal Malaysian Air Force
  • PASKAU
Royal Johor Military Force
  • JMF Elite Forces

Maldives Maldives

Maldives National Defence Force
  • Special Forces

Malta Malta

Armed Forces of Malta
  • C (Special Duties) Company
  • Rapid Deployment Team

Mexico Mexico

Mexican Army
  • Grupo Aeromóvil de Fuerzas Especiales
  • Grupo Aeromóvil de Fuerzas Especiales del Alto Mando
  • Grupo Anfibio de Fuerzas Especiales
Mexican Navy
  • Fuerzas Especiales

MoroccoMorocco

  • Land Army:
    • 3 Commandos : Units Cobra, Aigle and Tigre
  • Royal Navy:
    • 2 Battalions : Al Hoceima and El Ayoune
  • Royal Gendarmerie:
    • Groupe d’intervention de la Gendarmerie royale (G.I.G.R)

Nepal Nepal

Nepalese Army
  • Shree Singha Nath Battalion (Commandos)
  • Shree Bhairavnath Battalion (Para Commandos)
  • Shree Mahabir Battalion (Rangers)
  • Shree Yuddha Bhairav Battalion (Special Forces)
  • Shree Yuddha Kavach Battalion (Special Forces C.T. Wing)

Netherlands Netherlands

Netherlands Marine Corps
  • Maritime Special Operations Forces (MARSOF)
Royal Marechaussee (Netherlands gendarmerie corps)
  • Brigade Speciale Beveiligingsopdrachten (BSB)
Royal Netherlands Army
  • Korps Commandotroepen (KCT)
Royal Netherlands Air Force
  • Vlucht 5 Special group of pilots that transport the MARSOF and KCT.

New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand Army
  • New Zealand Special Air Service (NZ SAS)[35]

Nigeria Nigeria

Nigerian Navy
  • Nigerian Navy Special Boat Service (NNSBS)

Norway Norway

Ministry of Defence
  • Forsvarets Spesialkommando (FSK)
  • Hærens Jegerkommando (HJK)
  • Marinejegerkommandoen (MJK)

Oman Oman

  • Sultans Special Force

Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan Air Force
  • Special Service Wing (SSW)
Pakistan Army
  • Special Service Group (SSG)
  • Special Response Force (SRF) was inducted in April 2012 to strengthen the security of strategic nuclear assets.
Pakistan Navy
  • Special Service Group Navy (SSGN)
  • Pakistan Marines
Paramilitary
  • Pakistan Rangers Anti Terrorist Wing was founded in 2004.Trained by Pakistan Special Service Group Zarrar Battalion and had several war games with British Special Air Service in Karachi.

Panama Panama

Panamanian Public Forces
  • Institutional Protection Service

Peru Peru

Peruvian Army
  • 1st Special Forces Brigade (1ra Brigada de Fuerzas Especiales)
  • 3rd Special Forces Brigade (3ra Brigada de Fuerzas Especiales)
  • 26th Special Forces Group “Quevedo”
  • Special Forces Group “Puma”
Peruvian Navy
  • Fuerza de Operaciones Especiales

Philippines Philippines

Armed Forces of the Philippines
  • Presidential Security Group
Philippine Air Force
  • 710th Special Operations Wing
Philippine Army Special Operations Command
  • 1st Scout Ranger Regiment
  • Special Forces Regiment
  • Light Reaction Battalion
Philippine Coast Guard
  • Special Operations Group
Philippine Marine Corps
  • Philippine Marine Corps Force Recon Battalion
Philippine Navy
  • Naval Special Warfare Group

Poland Poland

  • Wojska Specjalne Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej
    • Dowództwo Wojsk Specjalnych
      • Jednostka Wojskowa Agat
      • Jednostka Wojskowa Grom
      • Jednostka Wojskowa Formoza
      • Jednostka Wojskowa Komandosów
      • Jednostka Wojskowa Nil

Portugal Portugal

Portuguese Army
  • Comandos
  • Pathfinders Company
  • Operações Especiais (Rangers)
Portuguese Navy
  • Destacamento de Acções Especiais (DAE)

Romania Romania

Ministry of Defense
  • Romanian Army:
    • Regimentul 1 Operaţii Speciale (The Eagles)
    • 528th Reconnaissance Battalion
    • Detaşamentul de Intervenţie Rapidă, DIR

Russia Russia

Main article: Spetsnaz
  • Russian Armed Forces
    • Federal Security Service (Russia)
      • Alpha Group
      • Vympel
    • Russian Airborne Troops
      • 45th Detached Reconnaissance Regiment
    • Russian Navy
      • Russian commando frogmen battalions
    • GRU
      • Spetsnaz GRU
        • 3rd Guards Spetsnaz Brigade
        • Special Battalions Vostok and Zapad
        • Other Spetsnaz brigades
    • Ministry of Internal Affairs (Russia)
      • Internal Troops and OMSDON
        • Rus (special forces)
        • Vityaz (MVD)
        • Other OZNAZ units
      • Politsiya
        • OMON
        • SOBR
        • “Kadyrov’s spetsnaz”
      • Ministry of Justice (Russia)spetsnaz
        • Saturn (detachment)
        • Other special units

Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Army
  • 1’st Special Brigade
  • 64th Brigade
  • 66th Battalion
  • 85th Battalion
  • 88th Battalion
  • 91th Battalion
  • 99th Battalion

Serbia Serbia

Grb 1.svg Serbian Armed Forces
  • Kov vs.gif Serbian Army
    • Spec brigada.png Special Brigade
      • Kobre VP.png Military Police Battalion “Cobras”
      • Military Police Counter-terrorist Battalion.png Counter-terrorist Battalion “Falcons”
      • 63rd. parachute battalion.png 63rd Parachute Battalion
      • 72nd Reconnaissance-Commando Battalion.png 72nd Reconnaissance-Commando Battalion

Singapore Singapore

Singapore Army
  • Singapore Armed Forces Commando Formation (CDO FN)
  • Singapore Special Operations Force (SOF)
Republic of Singapore Navy
  • Naval Diving Unit (NDU)

Slovakia Slovakia

Slovak Army
  • 5th Special Forces Regiment

Slovenia Slovenia

Slovenian Armed Forces
  • Special Operations Unit (ESD – Enota za Specialno Delovanje)
  • Specialized Unit for Special Tactics (PEST – Posebna Enota za Specialno Taktiko) Military Police
  • Light Divers Platoon

South Africa South Africa

South African National Defence Force
  • Special Forces Brigade

Spain Spain

Spanish Air Force
  • Escuadrón de Zapadores Paracaidistas (EZAPAC)
Spanish Army
  • Mando de Operaciones Especiales
Spanish Marine Corps
  • Fuerza de Guerra Naval Especial (FGNE)

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Army
  • Special Forces Regiment
    • Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol
  • Commando Regiment
Sri Lanka Navy
  • Special Boat Squadron
  • Rapid Action Boat Squadron
Sri Lanka Air Force
  • SLAF Regiment Special Force

Sweden Sweden

Swedish Armed Forces
  • Särskilda Operationsgruppen (SOG)
  • Särskilda Inhämtningsgruppen (SIG)
  • Särskilda Skyddsgruppen (SSG)
  • Kustjägarna (KJ)
  • Fallskärmsjägarna (FJS)

Switzerland Switzerland

Swiss Army

Kommando Spezialkräfte KSK (Special Forces Command)

  • Army Reconnaissance Detachment (ARD 10)
  • Fallschirmaufklärer Kompanie 17 (Parachute Reconnaissance Company 17)
  • Militärpolizei Spezialdetachement (Military Police Special Detachment)

Grenadier Kommando 1 (Grenadier Command 1)

  • Grenadier Battalion 20
  • Grenadier Battalion 30
  • Grenadier Battalion 40

Syria Syria

Syrian Army
  • 14th Special Forces Division

Thailand Thailand

Main article: Special Forces of Thailand
Royal Thai Air Force
  • Royal Thai Air Force Commando Company
  • Royal Thai Air Force Pararescue
Royal Thai Army
  • Special Forces
Royal Thai Marine Corps
  • Marine Reconnaissance Battalion
Royal Thai Navy
  • Royal Thai Navy SEALs

Taiwan Republic of China (Taiwan)

Republic of China Army
  • 101st Amphibious Reconnaissance Battalion
  • Special Operation Command
Republic of China Marine Corps
  • Amphibious Reconnaissance and Patrol Unit
Republic of China Navy
  • Underwater Demolition Units (UDU)/ Navy SEALs
Republic of China Air Force
  • Paratrooper Special Tactics unit

Turkey Turkey

Turkish General Staff
  • Maroon Berets (known as “Bordo Bereliler”)
Turkish Air Force
  • Combat Search and Rescue (MAK)
  • AKİP commandos
Turkish Navy
  • Su Altı Savunma
  • Su Altı Taarruz
Turkish Gendarmerie
  • Gendarmerie Commandos (Jandarma Özel Asayiş Komutanlığı – JÖAK)
  • Gendarmerie Special Operations (Jandarma Özel Harekat – JÖH)

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Main article: United Kingdom Special Forces
British Army
  • 18 (UKSF) Signal Regiment
  • Special Air Service
  • Special Reconnaissance Regiment
Joint Service
  • Special Forces Support Group
Royal Air Force/Army Air Corps
  • Joint Special Forces Aviation Wing
Royal Navy
  • Special Boat Service

United States United States

Main article: United States special operations forces

Venezuela Venezuela

  • Special Operations Brigade “Generalísimo Francisco de Miranda
Venezuelan Air Force
  • Special Operations Squadron
Venezuelan Army
  • 106 Special Operations Battalion
  • 506 Special Operations Battalion
Venezuelan National Guard
  • Special Actions Group (Grupo de Acciones Especiales)
  • Counter Extortion and Hostage Groups (Grupos Anti-Extorsión y Secuestros – GAES -)

Vietnam Vietnam

Vietnam People’s Army
  • Vietnam Commando (Đặc công Việt Nam)

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Main article: Special Forces of Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe National Army
  • Boat Squadron
  • Combat Diving Unit
  • Special Air Service

Source: Wikipedia