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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.

DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, September 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 3-22, Foreign Internal Defense, 17 August 2018
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, conduct, assess, and support foreign internal defense.

JP 3-15.1, Counter-Improvised Explosive Device Operations, 17 July 2018, (Available through JEL+).
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, execute, and assess counter-improvised explosive device activities.

JP 3-57, Civil-Military Operations, 9 July 2018
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, conduct, and assess civil-military operations.

JP 3-32, Command and Control of Joint Maritime Operations, 8 June 2018
This publication provides doctrine for the command and control of joint maritime operations.

JP 3-12, Cyberspace Operations, 8 June 2018
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, execute, and assess cyberspace operations.

JP 3-24, Counterinsurgency, 25 April 2018
This publication provides joint doctrine to plan, execute, and assess counterinsurgency operations.

JDN 1-18, Strategy, 25 April 2018
This joint doctrine note (JDN) provides guidance to develop, implement strategy, and assess strategy.

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