Head of Slovakia's Lynx commando heads association of anti-terrorist units

Štefan Hamran was elected in Helsinki.

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Štefan Hamran, Slovak commander of the Lynx Commando, was elected as the new chair of Atlas elite anti-terrorist units in Helsinki on October 1, 2019.

As Slovak Police Corps informed on Facebook, head of the association was elected for four years.

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“During 18 years of existence of Atlas, the chairs were from Belgium, Netherlands, Germany and Austria. Atlas unites 38 special anti-terrorist units of EU countries, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland,” police informed.

Read also: Elite anti-terrorist units from Europe train in Slovakia Read more 

Lynx Commando is a part of the Police Corps and the only elite anti-terrorist unit in Slovakia.

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