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354th SFS sharpens skills during Arctic Gold 19-2

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman assigned the 354th Security Forces Squadron, fires a simulation round Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Units from around the base held individual exercises at the end of Arctic Gold 19-2, an exercise which keeps Airmen prepared for deployments. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eric M. Fisher)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman assigned to the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), watches the perimeter during exercise Arctic Gold 19-2 on Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The exercise consisted of two teams of SFS members who fought each other to control an area which provides Airmen the opportunity to practice both defending and assaulting a position. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eric M. Fisher)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class assigned to the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), moves into position before a capture-the-flag training exercise Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. During capture-the-flag, two teams of 354 SFS Airmen attempt to capture the other group’s flag while also protecting their own. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eric M. Fisher)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman assigned to the 354th Security Forces Squadron, prepares to fire simulation rounds during exercise Arctic Gold 19-2 on Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The exercise scenario involved defenders protecting an area from an opposing force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Eric M. Fisher)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

Two U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), fire weapons during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The training performed helped improve tactics and accuracy used by SFS Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), stands by for tear down of a training site Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. SFS Airmen performed the training exercise in a cold climate, which improves readiness and tactics while facing harsh arctic elements. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

Two U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), take apart a tent during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. After the exercise, SFS Airmen packed up their training zone in under 10 minutes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 354th Security Forces Squadron, aims a rifle during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Training exercises prepare Airmen to defend against threats, both foreign and domestic. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.

Two U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), look for simulated enemies during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Members from the 354th SFS receive training in technical school, but must keep their skills sharp with threats constantly changing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.
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A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), acts wounded during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. During the exercise, members from the 354th SFS set up an entry control point and defense fighting positions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.
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A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 354th Security Forces (SFS) Squadron, raises a firearm after completing the training scenario during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. After the training concluded, SFS Airmen rallied up for a debrief to discuss the results of the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces.
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Two U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), open fire on an opposing force during Arctic Gold 19-2, Nov. 8, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. During the exercise, SFS Airmen defended their camp from opposing forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska --