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- Mar 29, 2017 -

Beret is a flat no Fedora, also known as the soft CAP, beret names transliterated from English. Is a foreign language. Beret history which can be traced back to the 15th century, when shepherds in Southwest France was like wearing a Brown wool woven on a rounded brimless Cap. Wear the hat on your head you can shade to block the rain, off the sweat, or placed on the ground when the seat. Later, the junction of the Basques in France and Spain also started wearing this hat, and was called the "basikebeilei hat".

Beret hat with three or four hard CAP, especially by Roman Catholic priests, priests wear black, bishops wear purple, the Cardinals wore red. A symbol of Justice. Leaves like Green Berets and olive branch after, meaning peace. So Western countries used in the Green Berets to symbolize peacekeeping troops. Their troops through peace and justice in the title.

History's first wearing berets army British army. As early as during the first world war, the British sent expeditionary forces on the European continent, there are some soldiers wear berets. But beret really shine, but during World War II. At that time, in order to provide military infiltration in continental Europe, the destruction of the fascist occupation, the British began organizing special operations forces. In 1940 the first paratroopers set up. 19,442 Britain formed the airborne SWAT team and the Royal Marines special boat units, and so on. Their clothes are identified by their berets for the most significant and beret color difference has become a mark of distinction of these forces.

England, in July 1942, the United States set up a clothing marked by green beret special forces. Since then, many different special forces beret wearing different colors to distinguish. In a variety of different colored berets, blue berets have a special status, because it is a symbol of peace. Mention of blue berets, people will naturally think of the United Nations peacekeeping force. From 1948 United Nations peacekeeping actions for resolving the question of Palestine for the first time since the blue berets is closely linked with international humanitarian action.