The special forces in Poland are called GROM and are a division of the Polish Army. The acronym of GROM means thunder in Polish and they are deployed for a variety of special operations, including unconventional warfare.
GROM was formed in 1990 and is currently part of the Polish Army, although it began under the [...]
Little is known about the Peru Special Forces. Peru has a Navy, Air Force and Army that report to the Ministry of Defense. The National Police of Peru are considered to be somewhat of a special forces team that combat terrorism and report to the National Police of Peru. They are known as the PNP [...]
The Mexico Special Forces are known as the FES and are a special operations unit of the Mexican Navy. They are trained professional naval soldiers with a force of 460. Their motto is Force, Spirit and Wisdom.
The FES began in 2001 as part of the Mexican Navy. They are trained to operate in both [...]
The Lithuanian Special Operations Force (SOF) consists of carefully trained professionals who are qualified to combat terrorism, special reconnaissance and hostage rescues.
The SOF was established in 2008 and is a relatively new special operations force. They came into force when amendments were made to the National Defense Organization, although the SOF has been around [...]