Force Protection Training Exercise

CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer John Lynch, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, prepares for his role as an active shooter during a training scenario on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training is designed to hone the skills of law enforcement and emergency responders. Lynch, a recalled Navy reservist and Arkansas State Trooper, is forward deployed to Camp Lemonnier in support of the CJTF-HOA mission. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer John Lynch, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, prepares for his role as an active shooter during a training scenario on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training is designed to hone the skills of law enforcement and emergency responders. Lynch, a recalled Navy reservist and Arkansas State Trooper, is forward deployed to Camp Lemonnier in support of the CJTF-HOA mission. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army National Guard Specialist Jesse Thompson, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force member, scans an area during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. Thompson is home-based with the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army National Guard Specialist Jesse Thompson, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force member, scans an area during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. Thompson is home-based with the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army Specialist Roger Edwards, Camp Public Safety Office military police, waits to move in on a simulated  active shooter during a training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Force Protection training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of service members involved. Edwards, home-based with the 16th Military Police Brigade, 503rd Battalion, out of Ft. Bragg, North Carolina,  is forward deployed to Camp Lemonnier in support of the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa mission. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army Specialist Roger Edwards, Camp Public Safety Office military police, waits to move in on a simulated active shooter during a training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Force Protection training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of service members involved. Edwards, home-based with the 16th Military Police Brigade, 503rd Battalion, out of Ft. Bragg, North Carolina, is forward deployed to Camp Lemonnier in support of the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa mission. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - Emergency Medical Service team members transport a simulated casualty during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - Emergency Medical Service team members transport a simulated casualty during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - Members from the  Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force listen to a mission brief during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The quick reaction force is comprised of members from the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - Members from the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force listen to a mission brief during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The quick reaction force is comprised of members from the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)
CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army National Guard soldiers from the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force stack themselves for cover behind a Humvee during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The quick reaction force is comprised of members from the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton) CJTF-HOA Photo CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (August 25, 2011) - U.S. Army National Guard soldiers from the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa quick reaction force stack themselves for cover behind a Humvee during an Active-Shooter training exercise on Camp Lemonnier, August 25. The Active-Shooter training was designed to improve the skills and readiness of servicemembers involved. The quick reaction force is comprised of members from the 1st Battalion, 161st field artillery, out of Kansas. The Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, under the command of U.S Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts civil and non-combatant military operations in East Africa aimed at enhancing partner-nation capacity, promote regional stability and dissuade potential local conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jarad A. Denton)

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