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What does RF(A)S stand for?

RF(A)S stands for Reaction Forces (Air) Staff

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  • Military and Government

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Speaking to FNA, Lieutenant Commander of Basji Force Colonel Nasrallah Seif said that rapid reaction forces of Basij will stage the 'Towards Beitol-Moqaddas (Jerusalem)' drills throughout the province on Thursday and Friday (December 20-21).
Ongoing reorganization efforts within the SAF are trying to reduce overall force numbers while raising the number of professional soldiers in the force, especially to fill out those units designated as the reaction forces which would also support international operations, primarily the 10th and 20th Motorized Battalions of the 1st Brigade.
British rapid reaction forces are to be put at the disposal of the United Nations to rush to trouble spots across the world under an agreement to be announced by Mr Tony Blair in New York today.
Most cases of metal penetration defects such as burn-on, burn-in and penetration are explained by mechanical (liquid state) or chemical reaction forces or a combination of both as discussed in the first two parts of this series.