10. Special Service Group (Pakistan)
Somewhat similar to the U.S. and the U.K's Special forces, the Special Operations Force of Pakistan called 'Special Service Group' was created in 1956.
Equipped with high-tech weapons and armors, this Pakistani elite group a.k.a. SSG Pak, Maroon Berets and Black Storks is highly specialized to undertake special operations viz:
- Unconventional and Asymmetric military warfare
- Counter Proliferation
- Special Military Operations
- Direct Action
- Personnel Recovery
- Hostage Rescue
And it is not limited to Pakistan only. It conducts special exercise missions with the English and Chinese Special Forces as well.
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