What does SOBR stand for?
What does SOBR mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: SOBR.
What does SOBR mean?
- The Special Rapid Response Unit or SOBR (Russian: СОБР - Специальный Отряд Быстрого Реагирования, Spetsial'niy Otryad Bystrovo Reagirovaniya, lit. Special Unit [with/for a] Quick Reaction), from 2002 to 2011 known as OMSN (Otryad Militsii Spetsial'nogo Naznacheniya, Special Police Unit), is a spetsnaz unit of the National Guard of Russia. Due to the military nature of their equipment, overalls and training, the OMON and SOBR constitute a rapid-reaction and rapid-insertion military force available to the regular police, normally to be employed at a police’s local command discretion.SOBR also continues to exist in many post-Soviet countries such as Belarus and Kyrgyzstan.