#10207 Berkut Special Purpose Militsia Detachment patch.
Berkut (Golden Eagles). Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, the former Soviet Socialist republics were left on their own to develop counterterrorist capabilities. Ukraine has responded by creating Berkut (Golden Eagle) detachments under the authority of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. These units were originally formed in January 1992 and were based heavily on the Special Purpose Militsia Detachments (OMON). The headquarters of the 5,000-man Berkut regiment is located in Kiev, with battalion- and company-size detachments based in the larger Ukranian cities...learn more
Not Available Now
enter your name and an email address and click submit.