Politics Step inside Jordan's special forces training center — which is carved out of a mountain and has everything the most elite soldiers in the world need

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The sound of gunfire, explosions, helicopters, and tire screeches reverberate around the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Centre.

Special operations forces from Iraq, Jordan and the U.S. conduct an exercise as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan. play

Special operations forces from Iraq, Jordan and the U.S. conduct an exercise as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan.

(Associated Press)
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Located on the outskirts of the capital city of Amman, the sound of gunfire, explosions, helicopters, and tire screeches reverberate around the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Centre.

A massive 6,000 acre compound, KASOTC is dedicated to the training of special forces operators from around the world. It has everything it needs to train operators — a mock village, an embassy compound, driving and shooting ranges, and even an Airbus A300 with targets to simulate hostage scenarios.

"Simply put, if special operations units are the tip of the spear, then KASOTC is the sharpening-tool that hones it," the center's website states. It certainly lives up to its motto: "Where Advanced Training Meets Advanced Technology."

KASOTC is the project of Jordan's King Abdullah II, a graduate of Britain's Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and the former commander of Jordan's Special Forces. The king recognized the importance of special operations and counter-terrorism in the 21st Century, particularly in the Middle East, and wanted Jordan to be a leader in these types of warfare.

Built by a US company on land donated by King Abdullah, KASOTC is handled by the Jordanian armed forces and private security companies.

They have trained military teams, private security contractors, and even the actors playing SEALs from "Zero Dark Thirty." They also hold the Annual Warrior Competition, a contest where the best special forces teams from around the world participate in exercises and drills.

Take a look at KASOTC here:

The King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Centre opened in 2009 and trains special forces teams from various nations, as well as private contractors and security firms.



The main part of KASOTC is a massive amount of buildings designed for counter-terror and urban warfare.

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The buildings include residential areas, an embassy compound, industrial facilities, government buildings, and public areas.

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They've been built to be as realistic as possible. Some have features like exploding charges, fires, and sound systems that play everything from gunfire to the screams of civilians.

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KASOTC also has a Airbus A300 and control tower.

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The plane features targets and civilian dummies that can move up and down, and speakers that play the sound of panicked civilians.

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The Jordanian Armed Forces, particularly its Special Operations Forces, train regularly at KASOTC.



The drills conducted at KASOTC include helicopter insertions, hostage rescue, and urban warfare.



KASOTC offers courses to teach soldiers how to use vehicles in special operations.

Jordanian soldiers demonstrate their skills during the opening ceremony of eighth annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan, May 2, 2016. play

Jordanian soldiers demonstrate their skills during the opening ceremony of eighth annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan, May 2, 2016.

(Reuters)


Dirt bikes are also common at KASOTC.

Jordanian soldiers demonstrate their skills during the opening ceremony of eighth annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan, May 2, 2016. play

Jordanian soldiers demonstrate their skills during the opening ceremony of eighth annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan, May 2, 2016.

(Reuters)


KASOTC has hosted international military exercises like Eager Lion.

Special operations forces from Iraq, Jordan and the U.S. stand in formation wearing gas masks following a combined demonstration as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan. play

Special operations forces from Iraq, Jordan and the U.S. stand in formation wearing gas masks following a combined demonstration as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan.

(Associated Press)


Its facilities and equipment make it one of the best places to hold these exercises.

Soldiers participate in a combined special operations demonstration with commandos from Jordan, Iraq and the U.S. as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers, at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan. play

Soldiers participate in a combined special operations demonstration with commandos from Jordan, Iraq and the U.S. as part of Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers, at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Amman, Jordan.

(Associated Press)


Jordan's king and KASOTC's namesake, King Abdullah II, makes frequent visits to the training center, as does his son Crown Prince Al-Hussein bin Abdullah II

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King Abdullah, sometimes referred to as the "Warrior King" for his military background, is known to participate in drills himself.

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As does the crown prince.

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KASOTC also hosts the Annual Warrior Competition, where special forces teams and elite police units from around the world compete to be recognized as the best.

Members of the U.S. military team discuss strategies during the 6th annual Warrior Competition at King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center, (KASOTC), in Amman, Jordan, Friday, May 2, 2014. play

Members of the U.S. military team discuss strategies during the 6th annual Warrior Competition at King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center, (KASOTC), in Amman, Jordan, Friday, May 2, 2014.

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While a regular week of training can cost as much as $200,000 the competition is free to whoever can make it.

Chechen soldiers, representing Russia and wearing uniforms stitched with Chechen flags, compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 20, 2015. play

Chechen soldiers, representing Russia and wearing uniforms stitched with Chechen flags, compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 20, 2015.

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The teams compete by running various drills like hostage rescue, urban battles, VIP protection, and marksman competitions.

Bahraini soldiers compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 22, 2015. play

Bahraini soldiers compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 22, 2015.

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Obstacle courses are timed to find out which team is fastest. Speed is a very important part of the competition.

Greek soldiers compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 23, 2015. play

Greek soldiers compete in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center in Amman April 23, 2015.

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The teams learn valuable lessons that help them on the battlefield, like these Iraqi soldiers who fight against ISIS.

Members of the Iraqi military team get ready to compete during the 6th annual Warrior Competition at King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center, (KASOTC), in Amman, Jordan, Friday, May 2, 2014. play

Members of the Iraqi military team get ready to compete during the 6th annual Warrior Competition at King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center, (KASOTC), in Amman, Jordan, Friday, May 2, 2014.

(Associated Press)