Top 10 Most Heroic Operation Special Forces in World
Soldiers who underwent military operation that usually comes from special forces were formed and trained to carry out the mission of non-conventional warfare, anti-terrorism, surveillance, defense and overseas.
These forces consist of a small group of highly trained, working independently and ‘stealth’, high speed, and armed with special weapons.
Top 10 Most Heroic Operation Special Forces in World : The military operation that they do normally not an ordinary case but related to terrorism, hostage-taking and others that require special skills.
Among the operations, mostly worldwide as a raid boss Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in hiding location in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Here are Top 10 Most Heroic Operation Special Forces in World :
1. The US Navy SEALs, US
The time was 23:35. Almost arrived midnight on May 1, 2016. The atmosphere a little boisterous. At that time, US President Barack Obama will announce important things to look citizen Uncle Sam for 10 years.
“By this, I report to all citizens of the United States and the world that the government has done a storming operation,” Obama said, as published by VOA.
“And Osama bin Laden, leader of Al Qaeda Si is responsible for the deaths of thousands of men, women and children who are innocent, is now deemed to have been killed.”
Before the official announcement, White House control space filled by US officials. They looked at the screen seconds at home raid of Osama hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
At that time the forces of Osama shot elite Navy SEALs. Right in the head.
US Navy SEAL (The United States Navy Sea, Air and Land) special forces Navy is the United States (US), which was established in the era of President John F. Kennedy, precisely in 1962.
They were elected to the Navy SEALs inducted after completing basic education Basic Underwater Demolition SEAL (BUD / S) and a special program called SQT (SEAL Qualification Training), and then was entitled to a special bed the SEAL Trident.
Bed is a sign of recognition for the SEALs in combat along with other special forces units.
Navy SEALs field uniform always distinguished from unitary / combat units it supports. As in the Vietnam War, the SEALs use tiger stripe camouflage uniforms patterned.
Though it was often deployed on a special mission, the successful kill Osama bin Laden made a name Navy SEALs becoming known.
2. Alpha Group, Russia
On 3 September 2004, a group of masked men and women wearing belts of explosives, stormed the school in Russia, shooting people in the yard.
At that time the disciples were gathered for a ceremony marking the start of the new school year.
The attackers threatened to blow up the school if security forces stormed the building. The children were placed in the windows, used as human shields.
They took hostage the people in the school building three days. In talks on September 3 between the rebels and the former leader of Ingushetia, Ruslan Aushev, agreed to the release of 26 women and children.
Alpha Group or Spetsgruppa “A” and then deployed to rescue the hostages. However, the negotiations were tough and ended with a firefight and explosions.
Alpha Group or the Russian special forces was formed on July 28, 1974 by the Commander of the KGB, Yuri Andropov. Its creation was inspired by the terrorist attack in Munich in 1972.
The troops were also deployed to tackle piracy Aeroflot Flight 6833 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Alpha Team thwart piracy with lightning speed rush to the flying boat, kill 3 pirates and others who want to capture blur. Five hostages are victims at the time.
3. Kaibiles, Guatemala.
The Guatemalan special forces most feared throughout Central America. Formed in 1974 with the aim to fight anti-guerrilla militia.
Because of this force, its members are involved in the UN Peace Keeping Force or the UN Peacekeeping Force and stationed in Congo.
The most deadly military operation occurs when Kaibiles join with the United Nations to maintain peace in the Congo. then, 80 special forces tried to capture the deputy commander of the rebel LRA, Vincent Otti in 2006.
4. Sayeret Matkal, Israel
On June 27, 1976, the airline Air France fly from Tel Aviv to Paris carrying 247 passengers and 12 crew. They paused for a moment, but after a few minutes to fly off from Greece, in cabin sound of people shouting.
Captain Michel Bacos told chief aircraft engineer or technician to see what happens. Apparently, one of the passengers, Wilfried Bose carrying revolvers and grenades. He was not alone, there was a woman who also conspired with him.
Bose is a member of the Revolutionary Cells or RZ, the dreaded terrorist group at the time. Bose and his group demanded the release of 53 prisoners. They forced the plane to go to Uganda.
While the aircraft landed in Uganda, in Tel Aviv a number of preparatory military operations that the majority of passengers exemption Israeli citizens made.
Jonathan led operations or Yoni Netanyahu. They brought four Hercules and two Boeing 707 with 200 elite soldiers of Israel.
The group flew for eight hours under the radar. When it landed in Uganda, it looks chaotic operation because there is no coordination with local authorities.
What is happening is the crossfire between Israeli forces with Ugandan military elite. Yoni then take the right decision, he and a handful of forces entered the Air France plane freed prisoners by shooting dead terrorists.
All the terrorists, 20 Ugandan soldiers, along with four passengers were killed. Meanwhile, Yoni, the commander, was killed in the operation.
Yoni is none other than the brother of Ben Nitay alias Benjamin Netanyahu. When military operations underway, Ben middle of studying in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
The news received by Ben’s death, when the young man was enjoying the celebration of July 4th – Independence Day of the 200th United States.
“Top 10 Most Heroic Operation Special Forces in World”
5. Kopassus, Indonesia
On March 28, 1981, Garuda Indonesia plane hijacked in Thailand. Piracy bloody casualties was the first in the history of Indonesian airlines.
That morning, around 08.00 pm, Garuda Indonesia plane with flight number 206 departing from Soekarno-Hatta, Jakarta to Polonia Airport, Medan.
Woyla DC-9 aircraft was in transit at the Air Base Talang Betu, Palembang and will fly to Medan estimated arrival time, which is 10:55 pm.
On the way from Palembang to Medan, suddenly five members of the extremist group ‘Komando Jihad’ disguised as a passenger in action. An actor to get to the cockpit and the other stood in the aisle between aircraft seating. With firearms, they asked the pilot to fly the plane to Colombo, Sri Lanka.
The plane had landed at the airport while Penang, Malaysia to refuel. Garuda Indonesia is then traveled to Thailand and landed at Don Mueang Airport, Bangkok, Thailand. Here, the climax of the hijacking occurred.
The perpetrators demanded that Command Jihad members detained as a result of events Cicendo released. They also demanded the sum of US $ 1.5 million, the best for the release of prisoners and fly to an undisclosed destination.
In response, the Indonesian military decided to deploy forces Special Forces (Kopassus unit name at that time) to conduct an ambush in the Thailand airport.
02:30 March 31, armed soldiers approached the plane quietly and finally managed to incapacitate the terrorists.
But in the rush of lightning operations the Group-1 Para-Commando led by Lt. Col. Infantry Sintong Panjaitan, a Garuda pilot, Captain Herman Rante, and Achmad Kirang, one member of a Special Forces unit of Para-Commando, died in the crossfire.
The rescue operation was mentioned more heroic than the Entebbe operation
6. SSG, Pakistan.
On February 20, 1994, three armed men from Afghanistan hijacked a bus containing 74 children and seven teachers in Peshawar, Pakistan.
They ask the bus was to advance to the Afghan embassy in Islamabad. There are 61 hostages were freed, the rest remained in the bus. The hijackers asked for food sent to Kabul as a ransom.
A day later, a number of elite forces of Pakistan, SSG, attacked the embassies of Afghanistan, killing three hostages.
7. Delta Force, US
US elite forces, Delta Force touted to have an important role during the invasion of Iraq in 2003.
They managed to enter Baghdad in disguise, escorting airstrikes and establish relationships with local residents. Not only that, the special forces managed to damage the communication channel.
Upon successful login, the Delta Force headquarters in Baghdad and captured Lieutenant General Abid Hamid Mahmud al-Tikriti. He is the right hand Saddam Hussein.
These elite troops later captured Saddam’s children.
Saddam himself was captured on December 13, 2003. More than 600 special forces were deployed to search for the Iraqi dictator hanged to death.
Later, after the death of Saddam, Iraq is hardly ‘open access’. A number of important town controlled by ISIS and the conflict broke out.
8. S.A.S (Special Air Service), British
The terrorist attacks occurred in the heart of the British capital, London. At that time the 30 April 1980, six men armed Iran stormed the Iranian embassy in London.
They succeeded in crippling the embassy security guards and taking 26 people. One of the hostages is correspondent who was making visa.
Terrorist calls itself ‘Revolutionary Democratic Front for Arabistan’. They were protesting the pressure in Khuzestan by the current Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini.
They also demanded the release of 91 prisoners and military aircraft to bring them and their hostages out of England.
Recklessness terrorists make the elite British SAS intervened. Studying the blue print of the embassy, they named the operation was Operation Nimrod.
The day after the hostage, one of the hijackers shot and killed Iranians. British policy more dialogue explores eventually fade. Cobra team of SAS to act fast using a firearm into the embassy.
When the group leader was busy negotiating with the police, Cobra team into the embassy. Only one person terrorists live, the rest were killed.
9. Eko Cobra, Austria
Austria’s elite forces called Eko Cobra. They managed to thwart the hijacking of airplanes in the sky Nigeria.
At that time in August 1996, four members of Cobra were at Aeroflot Tupolev 154 plane escorting prisoners from Lagos.
One of the prisoners managed to escape and threatened the crew with a knife demanded that he be removed in Germany or South Africa.
However, thanks to the alertness of 4 soldiers, prisoners were successfully arrested.
10. SASR, Australia
Australian elite soldiers, SAS, was involved in the war in Afghanistan. Kangaroo country were involved in the region from 2001 to 2014.
On 2 September 2008, when the patrol with US soldiers, two SAS soldiers saved his comrades from Taliban attacks.
Both Victoria Cross medal rewarded for successfully saving lives and destroy Taliban forces team.