Pandurs in Afghanistan
Unit Commander1st TASK FORCE of Special Forces has contributed to special operations under the ISAF command in Afghanistan since June 2011. It is the sixth deployment of soldiers from the 601st Special Forces Group, based in Prostejov, in Afghanistan. For the first time, this unit is under the direct command of ISAF. Commander of the 1st TASK FORCE of Special Forces on ISAF operation Colonel Karel Rehka.
Location: Hombre Base, Nangarhar Province
Official Unit website with previous deployments photogalery
additional few photos from Astan
I see some M60E4 at Land-rovers... Why had they been bought?
Last edited by hator; 10-25-2011 at 09:11 AM.
Its well known fact that SF units have unique range of equipment.
older photos of the unit
Last edited by hator; 10-25-2011 at 09:14 AM.
second, on the pictures and in the link provided above, you can see operators equiped with all three M-60A4, PKM/PKB and MK48 (+MK46). MK48 (Minimi 7.62 mm) is also used as a squad support weapon for paratroopers of 43rd Airborne Battalion.
your argument is therefore invalid.
Last edited by hator; 10-25-2011 at 11:09 AM.
Czech soldiers trains with CZ-805 for their forthcoming Afghan deployment.