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What does RAS stand for?

RAS stands for Rear Area Security

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Samples in periodicals archive:
He was in the first month of his tour in Iraq, providing rear area security, when an improvised explosive device (IED) destroyed his vehicle.
The FE exercise is the command's theater-wide joint and combined field training exercise focused on rear area security and stability operations, and onward movement of critical assets.
These included provisions for rear area security or area air defense (although a limited close air defense capability was retained), long-range surveillance and target acquisition patrols and, most critically from an FA perspective, any multiple-launch rocket systems (MLRS).

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