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DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, November 2018
The DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms (DOD Dictionary) sets forth standard US military and associated terminology to encompass the joint activity of the Armed Forces of the United States.

JP 3-28, Defense Support of Civil Authorities, 29 October 2018
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, conduct, and assess defense support of civil authorities.

JP 3-11, Operations in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Environments, 29 October 2018
This publication provides doctrine for planning, conducting, and assessing military operations in chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear environments.

JP 4-05, Joint Mobilization Planning, 23 October 2018
This publication provides fundamental principles and guidance for the planning and conduct of joint military mobilization and demobilization, force expansion, use of volunteers, and Presidential Reserve Call-up.

JP 3-0, Joint Operations, 17 January 2017, Incorporating Change 1, 22 October 2018
This publication is the keystone document of the joint operations series. It provides the doctrinal foundation and fundamental principles that guide the Armed Forces of the United States in all joint operations.

JP 3-60, Joint Targeting, 28 September 2018 (Available through JEL+)
This publication provides doctrine for joint targeting.

Joint Doctrine Hierarchy Chart, October 2018
The current status of Joint Publications presented in a hierarchical format is available for download in PDF and PPTX format.

JP 4-02, Joint Health Services, 17 December 2017, Incorporating Change 1, 28 September 2018
This publication provides doctrine to plan, prepare, and execute joint and combined health services across the range of military operations.

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