After declaring that it has reached Initial Operational Capability on May 12 as part of exercise Black Swan 2021, the Regional Special Operations Component Command (R-SOCC) will provide participating nations with a temporary deployable command element specifically dedicated to leading operations of special forces. This includes Austria, Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, and Slovenia. The command would improve the capacity of participating countries to use their special operations forces more efficiently. This will also enable them to use their inputs independently while still leveraging from an integrated R-SOCC structure once deployed.
The Crossroads of Special Operations