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Diplomatic Security Instructor Teaching Firearms Safety

July 21, 2005


Instructor demonstrating a Sig Sauer hand gun 

June 10, 2005
West Virginia

By teaching personnel deploying to high-threat foreign posts about firearms safety and handling, Diplomatic Security increases the overall security consciousness of employees working in these environments. Here, a Diplomatic Security instructor is showing the mechanics of a Sig Sauer P228 9mm hand gun.

Photo credit: U.S. Department of State
Released July 21, 2005


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