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An ISIS fighter was killed by Badr forces after he exposed himself with machine gun fire from a truck-mounted position in front of a tree line.
The lead guy on camera is a former Italian Alpini soldier turned Peshmerga special forces commander. Footage is from a show called Hunting ISIS (Ep 5).
Spetsnaz (Russian: спецназ, IPA: [spʲɪtsˈnas]; abbreviation for Russian: Войска́ специа́льного назначе́ния, tr. Voyská spetsiálnovo naznachéniya, IPA: [vɐjˈska spʲɪt͡sɨˈalʲnəvə nəznɐˈt͡ɕenʲɪjə], lit. ‘Special Operations Forces’ or ‘Special Purpose Military Units’) is a Russian language umbrella term for special forces which is used in numerous Russian-speaking post-Soviet states. Historically, the term referred to special operations units controlled by the main military intelligence service GRU (Spetsnaz GRU). It also describes task forces of other ministries (such as the Ministry of Internal Affairs‘ ODON and Ministry of Emergency […]