403rd Civil Affairs Functional Specialty Team conducts Combat Lifesaver Course for Italian partners

Two members of the Italian Carabinieri practice applying a bandage during a Combat Lifesaver Course (CLS) at Base Militar Italiano de Supporte, Djibouti, Jan. 15, 2019. A team of medics with the 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion Functional Specialty Team, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, conducted the CLS course for a class of 16 members of the Italian Army, Navy, Air Force and Carabinieri (National Police), Jan. 14-18, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirsten Brandes)
Two members of the Italian Carabinieri practice applying a bandage during a Combat Lifesaver Course (CLS) at Base Militar Italiano de Supporte, Djibouti, Jan. 15, 2019. A team of medics with the 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion Functional Specialty Team, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, conducted the CLS course for a class of 16 members of the Italian Army, Navy, Air Force and Carabinieri (National Police), Jan. 14-18, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirsten Brandes)
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