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Mission in Skopje organised training on hostage rescue in tubular structures

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Policing

Description

This training was organized by the OSCE Mission in Skopje, in co-operation with the French Embassy for the personnel of the Special Task Units of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

Subject
Policing
Date(s)
-
Region
South-Eastern Europe
Keywords
specialised police services, hostage

Summary

In the framework of its activities to assist the host country authorities in fighting trans-national threats and terrorism, the OSCE Mission in Skopje and the French Embassy in Skopje organized the training on Hostage Rescue in Tubular Structures for 12 members of the Special Task Unit.

The training was delivered by two French experts from the RAID Unit (Anti-terrorist unit of the French National Police). During the training participants applied techniques for penetration teams on public transport vehicles and had simulations of hostage rescue in a bus and in a train.

Information

Added on
08 Aug 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission to Skopje, North Macedonia
Region
North Macedonia
Keywords
specialised police services, hostage
Rights
OSCE