Challenges Confronting DOD's Ability to Coordinate and Oversee Its Counter-Improvised Explosive Devices Efforts

October 2009
GAO Reports;10/29/2009, preceding p1
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The article reports on the study conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the challenges faced by the Department of Defense's (DoD) ability to coordinate and oversee its counter-improvised explosive devices (IEDs) efforts. It notes the Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) was created to coordinate DoD efforts to defeat IEDs but the organization lacks the full visibility and the comprehensive database for existing counter-IED initiatives.


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