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Spetsnaz (Soviet Afghanistan war)
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Thank you to our sponsor Ridge Wallets. Get 10% off today —WITH FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING AND RETURNS—by going to https://www.ridge.com/SIMPLEHISTORY and use code “SIMPLEHISTORY”. Often, the Spetsnaz are thought of as Army commando units. In reality, however, Spetsnaz are not a specific tactical unit but a more general clandestine force which were deployed at the behest of the Soviet intelligence security services for special missions. Become a Simple History member: https://www.youtube.com/simplehistory/join Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/simplehistory Copyright: DO NOT translate and re-upload our content on Youtube or other social media. SIMPLE HISTORY MERCHANDISE Get the Simple History books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Daniel-Turner-%60/e/B00H5TYLAE/ T-Shirts https://teespring.com/stores/simple-history-official-merch Simple history gives you the facts, simple! See the book collection here: Amazon USA http://www.amazon.com/Daniel-Turner/e/B00H5TYLAE/ Amazon UK http://www.amazon.co.uk/Daniel-Turner/e/B00H5TYLAE/ https://www.facebook.com/Simple-History-549437675141192/ https://twitter.com/SimpleHistoryYT Credit: Created by Daniel Turner Writer: Dejan Milivojevic Narrator: Bryan 'Lazlo' Beauregard Music Credit: Desert City by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution licence (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100564 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ White, Terry. The Making of the World’s Elite Forces Timothy Gusinov, ‘Soviet Special Forces (Spetsnaz): Experience in Afghanistan’, Military Review, March-April 2002. Jack Anderson and Dale Van Atta, ‘Meet ‘Spetsnaz,’ Soviet Special Forces’, The Washington Post, 1986. Lester W. Grau and Ali Ahmad Jalali, ‘Forbidden Cross-border Vendetta: Spetsnaz Strike into Pakistan during the Soviet-afghan War’, Journal of Slavic Military Studies, (18)4.

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Spetsnaz
Soviet Afghanistan war
1979 – 1989
Afghanistan
Middle East
Egypt
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Pakistan
paratroopers
Spetsialnogo
Spetsalynaya
russian
cold war
Special Purpose
elite unit
reconnaissance
commando
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GRU Spetsnaz
GRU VMF Spetsnaz
KGB
SVR Spetsnaz
Vympel
assassination
Bolshevik
NATO
USSR
AKS-74
Storm-333
Ambush
Xadighar
stinger missile
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simple history
animated history
educational
education
Spetsnaz
Soviet Afghanistan war
1979 – 1989
Afghanistan
Middle East
Egypt
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Pakistan
paratroopers
Spetsialnogo
Spetsalynaya
russian
cold war
Special Purpose
elite unit
reconnaissance
commando
special operations
GRU Spetsnaz
GRU VMF Spetsnaz
KGB
SVR Spetsnaz
Vympel
assassination
Bolshevik
NATO
USSR
AKS-74
Storm-333
Ambush
Xadighar
stinger missile
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