If you need a job done that nobody else can manage, then the JTF2 are the ones you call upon. From their base on the outskirts of Ottawa, Ontario this highly skilled special force respond to a dizzying variety of threats, all the way from counter terrorism to nuclear warfare. As the Canadian government is super secretive about their special forces, there is not much information about them. What’s for sure is that health insurance is at a premium!
Following the September 11 attacks, they were sent to Afghanistan to fight the Taliban in the war on terror. Reportedly, a mission so secretive it was even kept hidden from the Canadian Prime Minister!
One of the most highly regarded special forces units in the world, you could probably power a whole city’s electrical grid with only the commitment needed to make it into the German KSK. Traiing is so meticulous, that to make the cut you have to pass courses in seventeen different schools worldwide. If you’re gonna make your living serving this unit, it really is advisable to top up on your health insurance!
Initially only officers could apply to join the unit but since 2005 ordinary civilians can apply too, although they must pass an 18 month training course before the selection process commences.
US Delta Force
One of the most significant elements of the United States army and also referred to as the 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment Delta is the US Delta Force. Extremely secretive, this unit is assigned global influencing tasks which us regular joes have no idea about. Formed in 1977 and similar to the work of the British SAS, the US Delta Force is a highly qualified unit adept at hostage and rescue missions and utilized regularly around the world for counter terrorism operations.
To be selected for this unit members must go through rigorous physical and mental tests, resulting in roughly 1 out 10 making it through the whole process.
Peruvian Armed Forces
Active since 1821 and famous for their camouflaged faces, the Peruvian Armed Forces are linked to the Ministry of Defense and report straight to the Peruvian President. Acting as the military services of Peru, the Fuerzas Armadas del Perú combines the Air Force, Army, Navy and Joint Command.
Headquartered in Lima, as well as being assigned with safeguarding the country from any threat they also take part in the country’s social and economic development.
Taiwan Republic of China Armed Forces
Founded in 1924 and combining the Army, Police, Navy and Air Force this unit was notably assigned to reclaim all mainland China back from the People’s Republic of China back in the 1970s. Maintaining the safety of China’s vast and tenable cities would be a much harder task without these soldiers watching over them.
It’s current most important task is the protection of the islands of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu from a possible invasion by the People’s Liberation Army of the People's Republic of China (PRC), due to the ongoing dispute over Taiwan’s political status.