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386th ESFS: Ensuring Base Safety

Dog handler embraces his canine

Senior Airman Deandre Turner, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, embraces his canine BINGO at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 9, 2020. MWD’s train daily and can be taught to accomplish tasks including explosive detection or assailant apprehension. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

Airman signals to a vehicle convoy

Senior Airman Kaylyn Titialii, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron installation entry controller, signals to a vehicle convoy at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 9, 2020. Security Forces personnel are the Air Force's first line of defense and it is their job to maintain the rule of law on all Air Force bases and installations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

Military Working Dog handler prepares to execute a vehicle search

Senior Airman Deandre Turner, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, and Bingo, 386th ESFS MWD, prepare to execute a vehicle search at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 9, 2020. MWD’s and their handlers are a vital tool used to defend the installation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

Airman interacts with Kuwait local

Tech. Sgt. Mathew Holt, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron member, interacts with an Other Country National during a perimeter patrol at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 10, 2020. Tasked with defending and securing the installation, 386th ESFS Airmen also routinely interact with OCNs to build relationships with locals. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

Military Working Dog handler interacts with canine

Senior Airman Deandre Turner, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, interacts with Bingo, 386th ESFS MWD, at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 9, 2020. MWD’s train daily and can be taught to accomplish tasks including explosive detection or assailant apprehension. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

Airman demonstrates an identification check

Airman 1st Class Andres Gomez Garcia, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron member, right, demonstrates an identification check at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 9, 2020. The 386th ESFS personnel are responsible for ensuring the safety of all base weapons, property and personnel from hostile forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Isaiah J. Soliz)

ALI AL SALEM AIR BASE, Kuwait --

Airmen from the 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron are responsible for ensuring the safety of all base weapons, property and personnel.