Are women allowed to be in the UK special forces unit?
What if a women were to want to join a special forces unit are they allowed to join and what type of job can a women get?
Asked By: Wayne - 12/12/2010
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Unfortunately, not. Women currently can't join special forces roles in the British armed forces except for SRR (which is apparently intelligence based, not actual combat based) There was lots of little reasons, but the biggest two appear to be: Attitudes and Tradition, the others such as strength, apparently "... More
Answered By: When Heavens Divide... - 12/13/2010
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Not as far as I know. Not 100% sure though.
Answered By: TheOne AndOnly Stephen - 12/12/2010
Women cannot join infantry regiments so why would you even ask about UKSF
Answered By: JOHN - 12/12/2010
If you are strong enough and have all the attributes to go along with it
Answered By: Korpral - 12/13/2010
Afraid not. Women are still barred from roles where the main job is "to close with and kill the enemy... More
Answered By: champer - 12/13/2010
The only SF unit that will allow women within it's ranks is the SRR which mainly operates in a surveillance/counter terrorism role both in the UK and abroad. Based in Hereford. Personnel recruited from all 3 branches of HM Forces.
Answered By: one shot - 12/13/2010
YUP. It's called the Love Police. :)
Answered By: Love Police: Jayde ;') - 12/13/2010
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