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GIGN (French military SWAT Team) selection documentary. 3/12


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This is a documentary about the selection/recruitment process of the

GIGN, France's foremost counter-terror unit. It was first broadcast on

French TV in 2004.

A few explanations for those of you who are unfamiliar with the French


The Gendarmerie is a branch of the French Armed Forces assigned to law

enforcement duties among civilian populations. A "gendarme" is a member

of this force and is thus basically a police officer with a military


- The GIGN (Groupe d'Intervention de la Gendarmerie

Nationale -- National Gendarmerie Intervention Group) is an elite unit

of the Gendarmerie, tasked with counter-terror duties, hostage rescue

operations, arrest and transfer of very dangerous criminals, VIP


Added: Mar-4-2012 Occurred On: Mar-4-2004
By: olifaxe
Tags: police, SWAT, shoot, kill, drug, cartel, terrorist, Islam, army, law, order, crime, shoot, shot, gun, gunfight, shooting
Location: France (load item map)
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