Specialized Unit for Special Tactics
The Specialized Unit for Special Tactics (Slovenian: Posebna Enota za Specialno Taktiko (PEST; eng. "FIST") is a special forces unit of the Slovenian Military Police.
PEST is a military and special forces component of the 17th Military Police Battalion of Slovenian Armed Forces. This is a small platoon-sized unit, trained and equipped for special operations such as: Counter-Terrorism, Combat Search and Rescue, Deep Reconnaissance, Direct Action, Sabotage, Unconventional Warfare, etc.
The unit is trained and equipped according to United States specifications for SWAT Special Weapons and Tactics Unit.
- Beretta M92 handguns
- SIG Sauer P226 handguns
- H&K MP5 submachineguns
- FN F2000 assault rifles
- Zastava M70 assault rifles
- FN Minimi Para light machineguns
- FN MAG general purpose machineguns
- FN M2HB QCB heavy machineguns
- H&K GMG automatic grenade launchers
- PGM Ultima Ratio Commando I sniper rifles
- PGM Mini Hecate sniper rifles
- PGM Hecate II sniper rifles
- RGW 90 anti-tank weapons