Afghan Biographies

Crisis Response Unit CRU ANP

Name Crisis Response Unit CRU ANP
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The national Crisis Response Unit (CRU) provides Assault, Surveillance, and Support squadrons. Kabul has a  "elite" Afghan Crisis Response Unit.  The unit is a 285-member team of the 150,000-strong Afghan national police. They've only been in operation since 2005. The New Zealand 35 Special Air Service troops based in the Afghanistan capital are mentoring the local Crisis Response Unit. (20110914)

Last Modified 2011-09-14
Established 2011-09-14