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SAAF and Special Forces fly the environmental flag for the SANDF

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The SA Air Force was the big winner in this year's Department of Defence (DoD) environment awards. The airborne arm of service of...

Chute Systems continues Namibian military training

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South Africa's Chute Systems continues to train Namibia's special forces and paratroopers, and has established a Military Parachute School in the country. Namibia...

New parachute system for SANDF airborne forces

Final training and acceptance of a new high altitude parachute system (HAPS) for the airborne elements of the SA Army and SA...

Libyan government summon ambassador over French presence

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Libya's UN-backed government said on Tuesday it had summoned France's ambassador to protest the presence of French Special Forces in eastern Libya. The...

Libya’s UN-backed government condemns France for not co-ordinating military presence

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Libya's UN-backed unity government said France had not co-ordinated with it over the presence of French troops in Libya and it would...

U.S. troops stationed at Libya outposts – Washington Post

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U.S. special operations troops have been stationed at two outposts in Libya since late last year to try to enlist local support...

South Africa not sending soldiers – or Special Forces – to...

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No South African military assistance, including Special Forces, will be sent to Nigeria to assist in fighting Boko Haram. This assurance comes from...

SA Special Forces evaluating Guardrunner watercraft

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South Africa's Special Forces have acquired a Guardrunner watercraft for evaluation purposes and may purchase at least half a dozen as part...

African, European special operations forces plan future cooperation

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More than 230 Special Operations Forces, or SOF, and interagency partners from across Africa and Europe met over the last two weeks...

US weighs Special Forces in Syria, helicopters in Iraq

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The United States is considering sending a small number of special operations forces to Syria and attack helicopters to Iraq as it...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...