Every country prepares its best to defend itself and in turn, trains its soldiers to be lethal weapons.

The list below looks at 10 of the world’s most highly trained and deadliest special forces in the world who are sure to send a chill down your spine.

1. U.S Navy Seals

The unit responsible for successfully eliminating Osama Bin Laden, the U.S Navy Seals have access to the most advanced weapons and equipment in the world.

They Undergo a grueling training module that is meant to break even the hardest individuals. The SEALS are combat-ready at all times, willing to take up any difficult assignment that the country deems necessary.

2. British Special Air Services (SAS)

The SAS specializes in counter-terrorism, hostage rescue, and intelligence gathering operations. It’s the most elite unit of the British Army.

The unit undergoes a multi-layer training plan and only the best are selected into this elite corp.

3. Indian MARCOS

Indian MARCOS are both HALO and HAHO trained. They have access to the best equipment in the world and every unit member is highly motivated when it comes to defending its own country.

MARCOS are prepared to undertake any assignment given to them and undergoes one of the most advanced and hard training modules on the planet.

4. Russian Spetsnaz

The Russian Spetsnaz unit is the most trained unit in the world who follow a brutal training regime that would be banned in most other countries.

The unit has some of the best weapons on Earth including the AK-74m and the soldiers are almost impossible to crack during enemy interrogations.

5. German Kampfschwimmer

The term Kampfschwimmer means Combat Swimmer. This Special unit was created in 1995 when Germany Joined NATO.

They are Germany’s only special-purpose force and undergo one of the most difficult regimes on the planet.

6. Special Forces of Iran (QUDS Force)

The unit serves directly under the supreme leader of Iran and was created during the Iraq-Iran war.

The unit has a notorious reputation and the US has also claimed it sometimes supports terrorist activities, which Iran has vehemently denied.

7. Israeli Mossad

Mossads are considered one of the world’s deadliest special ops units and specialize in espionage and recon activities.

They have a notorious reputation as being the world’s deadliest assassins and if anyone gets in their bad books, his survival chances are little to none.

8. Taiwanese Special Forces

The unit is notorious for their usage of high-tech weapons including a mask made of Kevlar capable of stopping even shotgun shells.

They go through a multi-phase training module and only the best are able to successfully complete it and become one of this elite unit.

9. French Commando Marines

There are only about 600 members in this elite group and their training regime is considered to be one of the toughest in the world.

The unit was formed during World War II in 1942 and was inspired by the British Commandos.

10. The Polish GROM

It’s Poland’s elite counter-terrorism unit and stands for Group (for) Operational Maneuvering Response. The unit was formed way back in 1990.

Special Forces Name Country
1 NAVY SEALS USA
2 SPECIAL AIR SERVICES (SAS) BRITISH
3 MARCOS INDIAN
4 SPETSNAZ RUSSIAN
5 KAMPFSCHWIMMER GERMAN
6 QUDS FORCE IRAN
7 MOSSAD ISRAEL
8 TAIWANESE SPECIAL FORCES TAIWAN
9 COMMANDO MARINES FRENCH
10 THE POLISH GROM POLAND