Accession Number:

ADA314328

Title:

DoD Combating Terrorism Program.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (SPECIAL OPERATIONS LOW INTENSITY CONFLICT) WAS HINGTON DC COUNTERTERRORISM

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This Directive 1 Reissues reference a to update DoD policies and responsibilities for implementing the DoD Combating Terrorism Program, pursuant to reference b. 2 Assigns responsibilities for the protection of DoD personnel and their families, facilities, and other material resources from terrorist acts. 3 Continues to authorize the publication of reference c, as the DoD standard for force protection against acts of terrorism, in accordance with reference d. 4 Establishes the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff as the principal advisor and focal point responsible to the Secretary of Defense for all Department of Defense force protection issues. 5 Expands the responsibilities of the Combatant Commanders to ensure the force protection of all Department of Defense activities in their geographic area of responsibility.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE