The combat swimmers and divers are destined to fight underwater saboteurs, but if necessary, they can themselves act as saboteurs.
Such groups are formed in each naval base. Their strength varies from 30 to 120 people depending on the size of the protected water area and the tasks performed.
The Navy commandos are armed with silent weapons, underwater guns and assault rifles firing the bullets resembling common nails.
They are equipped with various types of underwater towing vehicles, special parachutes, wetsuits, apparatus for breathing underwater, means of communication.
At the time of performing of special operations, aircrafts, helicopters and submarines are given to the saboteurs.