Country: Pakistan Region: Peshawar
Latitude: 33° 49' 9" N Longitude: 71° 53' 4" E
Area use / Military Branches: Special Service Group (SSG)
Cherat; homebase of the Pakistan Army Special Service Group (SSG) a.k.a."Black Storks".
They are the special forces and mandated with 6 missions:
- unconventional warfare,
- foreign internal defense,
- special recon,
- direct action,
- hostage rescue,
The SSG is an elite special operations force similar to the US Army Special Forces (Green Berets) and the British Army SAS. During the training at SSG training school, they conduct exercises with U.S. Special Forces, PLA Special Operations Forces, and British Army Special Air Service.
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