• - Lowering your profile during a combat simulation exercise in Goma; Photo by IWMF.
  • - GJS' Sara Salam instructs how to navigate through a sexually aggressive mob; Photo by -- Alexander Morozov.
  • - GJS' Eric Burkholder role-playing during a training simulation in the "Old City."
  • - GJS' Natalie Potell providing first-aid instruction in Goma; photo by IWMF
  • -- Undergoing a captivity exercise in the "Old City."
  • . Kampala, Uganda - GJS' Paul Burton training women journalists to take cover from a grenade.
  • - GJS' Cary Ingram demonstrating a one-person casualty carry at "The Farm."
  • -- Trainees practice making and using an improvised stretcher at "The Farm."
  • - GJS trainers Paul Buron and Sara Salam share a light moment with trainees between exercises.
  • -- A trainee responding to casualty in a first aid exercise in Goma; Photo by IWMF.
  • - Trainees encounter a militia checkpoint in Kampala. Photo by IWMF.

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