GSG9

AcronymDefinition
GSG9Grenzschutzgruppe 9 (German Counter-Terrorist Unit)
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In Dubai, the SAS and GSG9 operatives were on the point of making an assault when it took off and flew to Aden - where pilot Jurgen Schumann was shot dead.
Abu Dhabi: Lieutenant General Shaikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended the joint training drills carried out by the Ministry of Interior and the German Special Forces (GSG9).
Despite this, the new season of GSG9 (or Special Unit), based on the German anti-terrorist force of the same name, had a fairly promising launch on Sat.1.
Because of heightened fears over terrorism the England football be protected by Germany's elite GSG9 at the team's Schlosshotel in Baden Baden.
The company says German special forces, as well as the country's GSG9 counter-terrorist unit have already expressed interest, although British special forces have yet to sign up.
The SAS, Seals, Spetsnaz and GSG9 are no longer the only special forces for youngsters to aspire to.
He concentrates on British and American units and the activities of SAS, SBS, the Green Berets, Delta Force and SEALS, along with GSG9, Israeli Flotilla 13 and Italian GIS and NOCS.
The P7 design also found favor with a number of German government organizations including the GSG9 the Bundespolizei's (Federal Police) counter-terrorism unit, the Bundesgrenzschutzes (Federal Border Police), the Bundeskriminalamt (Federal Bureau of Investigation), the Bundesministerium des Innern (Federal Ministry of the Interior) and a number of the German Army's special operation units
Because of heightened fears over terrorism the England football camp is to be protected by Germany's elite GSG9 at the team's Schlosshotel in Baden Baden.