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Careers The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces  

zxray
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List Rules Rank, and add only real world Special Operations Forces.

Green Berets, Black Berets, Black Watch, Squeals, Pajamas, Ninjas, The Boogeyman....who are the "Best of The Best" in the WORLD. When something absolutely, positively, MUST have something shot in the face, or blown up, very quietly, overnight, who do YOU send?

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The Special Air Service (UK) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
The Special Air Service (UK)

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United States Navy SEALS is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
United States Navy SEALS Awwww..cute and cuddly!

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Canadian Joint Task Force 2 (J... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Canadian Joint Task Force 2 (JTF2)

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United States Army Green Beret... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
United States Army Green Berets

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Spetsnaz (Commonwealth of Inde... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Spetsnaz (Commonwealth of Independent States)

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Sayeret Matkal (Israel) is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Sayeret Matkal (Israel) I take this moment to offer an eternal Kaddish for Seren Daniel Mark Lewin, the first Soldier to lose his life on 09-11-2001. I may not always be around to say it for him, I'm sure Ranker will outlive me. I truly wish Danny had ...

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Special Boat Service is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Reilcan Jones added Special Boat Service UK

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Special Air Service Regiment (... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Special Air Service Regiment (Australia)

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United States Army Rangers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces

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United States Marine Corps For... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
United States Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance

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Polish GROM is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
LETHALSNiPER14 added Polish GROM

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Shayetet 13 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Shayetet 13 Israel

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Special Reconnaissance Regimen... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Special Reconnaissance Regiment (UK)

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Mexican Special Forces Airmobi... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Mexican Special Forces Airmobile Group

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2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (FFL)

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KSK Kommando Spezialkräft... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
KSK Kommando Spezialkräfte Germany

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Para Commandos (India) is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Para Commandos (India)

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Special Forces Regiment (Phili... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Special Forces Regiment (Philippines)

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Rogers' Rangers (American Revo... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Rogers' Rangers (American Revolution)

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Croatian Special Operations Ba... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Croatian Special Operations Battalion

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Merrill's Marauders (USA WW2) is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Merrill's Marauders (USA WW2)

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Spetsgruppa A (Ukraine) is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Spetsgruppa A (Ukraine)

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Royal Thai Navy SEALs is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Royal Thai Navy SEALs

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French 1st Marine Infantry Par... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
French 1st Marine Infantry Parachute Regiment

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Quantrill's Raiders (CSA Civil... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Quantrill's Raiders (CSA Civil War)

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Republic of Korea Black Beret ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Republic of Korea Black Beret Commandos

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United states Delta Force is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
sthewok added United states Delta Force

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United states Delta Force is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
sthewok added United states Delta Force

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Waffen-ss (Germany WW2) is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Waffen-ss (Germany WW2)

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United States Air Force Specia... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
United States Air Force Special Operations Command

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United States Delta Force is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
sthewok added United States Delta Force

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43rd Battalion, Virginia Caval... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry (CSA Civil War)

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5th Spetsnaz Brigade (Belarus) is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
5th Spetsnaz Brigade (Belarus)

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Japanese Special Forces Group is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Japanese Special Forces Group

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Army Ranger Wing is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Army Ranger Wing Ireland

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National Army of Colombia AFEU... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
National Army of Colombia AFEUR

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Pontifical Swiss Guard (Vatica... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Pontifical Swiss Guard (Vatican City) Make no mistake my friends...they wear clown suits and armour everyday...and can equally take out a hostile target wike a pike OR a firearm. Must be Swiss, must be a certain height, sounds like a Special Force to me.

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The Special Brigade is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
The Special Brigade Serbija

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Iranian Revolutionary Guards Q... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Iranian Revolutionary Guards Quds Force

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People's Liberation Army SOF is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
People's Liberation Army SOF PRC

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North Korean Special Operation... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
North Korean Special Operation Force

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Iranian Army Takavar is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The World's Most Bad A** Special Forces
Iranian Army Takavar