Thai Police’s Federal Narcotics Suppression Bureau.
(photo credit: Border Police)
The Border Police has completed a counterterrorism training course for an elite
Thai narcotics police force, Israeli law enforcement announced on
During the training, three counterterrorism instructors from the
Border Police traveled to Thailand to train 37 members of the Royal Thai
Police’s Federal Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) Unit.
included counterterrorism maneuvers, use of various firearms, sniper fire and
rappelling from helicopters and structures down toward terror suspects. During
the course, NSB officers were also instructed in methods of camouflage to evade
enemy detection. The training also included vehicle stoppage
The Thais had requested the training after suffering heavy
casualties among officers in the unit, and to raise its professional fighting
level. During the completion ceremony, the newly trained officers showed off
newly learned abilities. The course received much praise from the
director-general of the Royal Thai Police, Israeli law enforcement officials