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Military groups, generally hierarchical in nature, often controlled by nation states, are organisations that specialise in using violence to achieve political ends of their masters.

 

Military Groups on Wikispooks

Wikispooks pageWWWDescription
15 (UK) Psychological Operations GroupA UK army psyop group.
32 BattalionAn apartheid-era unit of the South African Army
7644 (Media operations) Squadronhttp://www.raf.mod.uk/rafreserves/squadrons/rafhaltonno7644mediaoperationssquadron.cfm
Academihttp://www.academi.com/Formerly known as Blackwater, a huge US-based private military contractor infamous for a string of scandals.
Aegis Defence Services
ArmorGrouphttp://www.g4s.com/One of the largest private security firms operating in Iraq
Army Reservehttp://www.army.mod.uk/reserve/31781.aspx
BAE Systemshttp://www.baesystems.com/A global arms company, with interests also in civilian avionics and engineering. Its subsidiaries are also involved in providing intelligence, personnel and logistics support to US/UK military.
Control Riskshttp://www.controlrisks.comA British private security company.
Defence Academy of the United Kingdomhttp://www.defenceacademy.ac.uk
Defence Evaluation and Research Agencyhttp://www.dera.gov.uk
Defence Export Services Organisation
Defence Media Operations Centrehttp://www.defencemediaops.co.uk/
Defence Strategy & Solutions LLPhttp://www.defencestrategy.com
Directorate General Media and Communications
Directorate of Targeting and Information Operations
EADShttp://www.eads.com/
Executive OutcomesA private military contractor which offered "Security management" and "full-service risk management consulting". It operated during the 1990s and boasted 500 military advisers and over 3000 military personnel, largely drawn from the South African Civil Cooperation Bureau.
Five Reconnaissance Regiment
Four Reconnaissance Regiment
Intelligence Research Unit
Israel/Defense Forceshttp://dover.idf.il/IDF/English/
JFIT
Joint Services School of Intelligence
Joint Support Group
Joint Warfare Establishment
Keenie Meenie ServicesA private military contractor implicated in Iran Contra. Bought out in 1977 by Major David Walker (SAS).
MBDAhttp://www.mbda.co.uk
Marconi Company
Marconi Electronic Systems
Media Operations Group (V)
Military Reaction Force
Military Reconnaissance Force
NATOhttp://www.nato.intThe world's largest military alliance.
One Reconnaissance RegimentAn apartheid-era unit of the South African Army
Operation GladioSecret for over 40 years, Gladio is a NATO-backed network of armed soldiers inside the nations of Europe outside effective control of national governments. Ostensibly intended for use only in case of a Soviet invasion, Gladio carried out a string of false flag terror attacks. In 1990, the European parliament asked all member states to launch investigations, but only 5 national governments did so.
Phoenix Close Protectionhttp://web.archive.org/web/20010219222254/http://www.phoenixcp.com/
SBSA UK Special Forces Unit
Saladin Security Ltdhttp://www.saladin-security.com
Sandline Internationalhttp://www.sandline.com
Science Applications International Corporationhttp://www.saic.com/
Service d'Action Civique
South African Defence Force
Special Activities Division
Special Air Servicehttp://www.sasregiment.org.uk/
Special Intelligence Wing
Special Reconnaissance Regiment
Special Reconnaissance Unit
Task Force Black
UK Special Forces
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Examples

Page nameDescription
14th Intelligence CompanyA secretive unit of the British Army used to put SAS and SAS trained personnel on the streets in Northern Ireland while being able to pretend that the SAS were not deployed there.
4 Field Survey Troop
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