TITLE

DIRECT SUPPORT HUMINT in Operation Iraqi Freedom

AUTHOR(S)
“Bill” Innocenti, Charles W.; Martens, Ted L.; Soller, Daniel E.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Military Review;May/Jun2009, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the Human Intelligence (HUMINT) collection used to support U.S. combat operations in Iraq. The echelon above division (EAD) of HUMINT assets is discussed. The collection of HUMINT by military intelligence (MI) brigades is reviewed. HUMINT collection teams provided by MI brigades are examined. The author suggests ways in which military commanders can maximize the support received from HUMINT assets.
ACCESSION #
43247729

 

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