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Indonesian Special Forces

Special Forces units in the Indonesian Armed Forces consist of following units:

  • Indonesian Army
    • Kopassus, special forces and Army counter-terrorist unit.
    • Tontaipur (Peleton Intai Tempur - Combat Reconnaissance Platoon), platoon-sized special reconnaissance unit under Army Strategic Reserve Command.
  • Indonesian Navy
    • KOPASKA, commando frogman unit.
    • Taifib, reconnaissance-commando unit, under command of the Marine Corps
    • Denjaka, special operations and maritime counter-terrorism forces.
  • Indonesian Air Force
    • Paskhas, special operations unit, particularly used in the role of airfield security, seizure, control, air defense, combat control, and combat search and rescue, also counter-terrorism.
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