Special Forces - CIF
Special Forces with a CIF Company intercept a vehicle and secure its occupants during a training exercise as part of the Special Forces Advanced Reconnaissance, Target Analysis, and Exploitation Techniques Course, (SFARTAETC). The SFARTAETC course prepares the Green Berets for their assignment to their Special Forces Group's CIF (Commander's In-Extremis Force) Company.
CIF Companies specialize in Direct Action (DA) missions, which includes counter terrorism operations.
U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Justin P. Morelli / Released