AFP Joint Special Operations Group
|Joint Special Operations Group|
Emblem of the AFP Joint Special Operations Group
|Active||7 August 2003 - Present|
|Role||Airborne operations, Direct Action, Reconnaissance, Unconventional Warfare, Target Interdiction,|
|Part of||Under the Armed Forces of the Philippines|
|Garrison/HQ||JSOG Cpd, Camp Gen Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City|
|Engagements||Zamboanga City crisis|
Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation Badge
|LTC Oriel Pangcog INF (GSC) PA|
|BGen Ramon Mateo Dizon AFP|
|Unit Patch||JSOG Command Emblem|
The Joint Special Operations Group, known officially as JSOG or AFP-JSOG, is one the Armed Forces of the Philippines' Wide Support Units tasked in conducting Counter-terrorism, Unconventional-Guerrilla, Asymmetrical, and highly specialized operations that no other regular AFP Unit can handle.
- Headquarters & Headquarters Company
- Light Reaction Regiment
- Naval Special Operations Group 8, PN
- 723rd Special Operations Squadron, PAF
- Special Operations Tactical Airlift Flight
- Special Operations Tactical Helicopter Flight
- EOD Company
- K-9 Section
Lineage of Commanding Officers
- COL RAMON MATEO DIZON INF (GSC) PA
- LTC ORIEL PANGCOG INF (GSC) PA
- Anti-guerrilla operations against the New People's Army
- Counter-terrorist Operations against known Terrorist Groups.
- Anti-terrorist operations against known terror groups operating in their AOR.
- Intelligence and Counter-Intelligence Operations against government destabilizers.
- Disaster Relief, Rescue and Rehabilitation Operations.