Secretaria De Las Fuerzas Armadas Commando Especial Contra Terrorismo (SEFA-CT) is the counter-terrorism unit of the Dominican Republic. SEFA is a special forces unit comprised of the best troops from each branch of the Dominican Armed Forces. The are referred to as “commandos.”
SEFA-CT deals primarily with counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics, making Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) skills essential.
In 2009, SEFA-CT received training from members of the US Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) during Joint Combined Training Exchange Training under the US Southern Command South’s Fused Response exercise.