SOF - Special Operations

Colombian Army activates new Special Forces Battalion

29th May 2017 - 09:00 GMT | by Erwan de Cherisey in Paris

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The Colombian Army activated the Urban Special Forces (SF) Battalion N°7 in Medellin, Department of Antioquia, on May 17, in an effort to counter organised crime across the region.

The new unit, which is integrated into the army’s 7th Division, has a strength of close to 250 men ...

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