601st Special Forces group
Currently, 601st Special Forces group is a unit directly subordinate to the Minister of Defense; represented by the Chief of the General Staff; and provides the superior and unique skills for the Supreme Command of the Czech Army.
601st Special Forces Group is the only Special Forces unit of the Czech Army of its kind.
Special Forces operations are characterized by high degree of both physical and political risk, they can be carried out during both war and peace; and are highly effective.
Basic principles of usage shoud be followed while engaging special forces into combat:
- managing tasks of strategic level with specific importance
- planning, controlling and commanding at the highest command level
- instant acces to the most sensitive intelligence
- great stress on operational security
601st Special Forces Group is primarily characterized by following basic features: