Accession Number : ADA294813

Title :   Doctrine for Joint Nuclear Operations.

Corporate Author : JOINT STAFF WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA294813

Report Date : 29 APR 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : This publication sets forth doctrine for the combatant commander to use for the conduct of joint nuclear operations. This manual: (a) Guides the joint planning and employment of US nuclear forces. (b) Provides the US Government position for combined doctrine, consistent with existing security procedures. (c) Provides a basis for joint training. (d) Provides instructional material for the military education system. (e) Informs US Government agencies concerning the joint employment of US nuclear forces. (MM)

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR FORCES(MILITARY), *MILITARY DOCTRINE, *JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES, NUCLEAR WARFARE, NUCLEAR WEAPONS, MILITARY STRATEGY, NATIONAL SECURITY, COMBAT READINESS, MILITARY TRAINING, TREATIES.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE