Accession Number:

ADA453963

Title:

Homeland Security: Establishment and Implementation of the United States Northern Command

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-02-10

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The Department of Defense DoD established U.S. Northern Command NORTHCOM to fight terrorism at home. Significant organizational and procedural progress has been made in setting up this organization. However, questions remain concerning interagency relationships and information sharing. This report will be updated as events dictate.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Civil Defense
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE