Operation Snow Tiger - Netflix
The Siberian tiger is one of Earth's rarest and most elusive animals, with as few as 300 remaining. It is so rare, more scientists have been to space than have seen one in the wild. In this series, Liz Bonnin, a former tiger biologist herself, travels to the frozen forests of the Russian Far East to help a team of scientists studying these big cats. Their goal is to uncover the hidden world of this mysterious predator, determine why they are declining and what can be done to save them.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Operation Snow Tiger - Ladakh Scouts - Netflix
The Ladakh Scouts is an infantry regiment of the Indian Army, nicknamed the “Snow Warriors” or “Snow Tigers”. Specializing in mountain warfare, the regiment's primary role is to guard India's borders in the high altitude areas of the Ladakh region, as well as Jammu & Kashmir in general. Raised by Colonel S.P. Salunke, the Ladakh Scouts were converted into an Army regiment in 2000. The Ladakh Scouts recruits mainly from India's Ladakhi and Tibetan communities and is among the Indian Army's most decorated units. Its soldiers have been honored with over 300 gallantry awards and citations including one Ashok Chakra, ten Maha Vir Chakras and two Kirti Chakras.
Operation Snow Tiger - Winter sports - Netflix
The Ladakh Scouts have produced notable winter sport athletes, including Jamyang Namgial and Tashi Lundup.
Operation Snow Tiger - References - Netflix