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Joint Force Quarterly, Issue 78, July 2015 New!
JFQ is the Chairman's joint military and security studies journal designed to inform and educate national security professionals on joint and integrated operations; whole of government contributions to national security policy and strategy; homeland security; and developments in training and joint military education to better equip America's military and security apparatus to meet tomorrow's challenges while protecting freedom today.

JP 1-02, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms,
15 June 2015

This publication sets forth standard US military and associated terminology to encompass the joint activity of the Armed Forces of the United States. These military and associated terms, together with their definitions, constitute approved Department of Defense (DOD) terminology for general use by all DOD components.

JP 6-0, Joint Communications System, 10 June 2015
This publication is the keystone document for communications system support to joint operations, providing guidelines to commanders regarding information systems and networks.

Joint Concept for Rapid Aggregation, May 2015
This concept describes actions necessary for the Joint Force to improve its ability to aggregate forces more rapidly as part of an escalation or response framework at the outset of crisis. The concept builds on current doctrine, lessons learned from recent operations, best practices, and ongoing development work, and molds them into a solution for the future operating environment.

CJCSI 3125.01D, Defense Response to Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Incidents in the Homeland, 07 May 2015
This instruction provides CJCS policy guidance and operational instructions for DOD response to CBRN incidents in the homeland. For the purposes of this instruction, response refers to those actions necessary to save lives, protect property and the environment, and meet basic human needs after a CBRN incident has occured.

Joint Concept for Command and Control of the Joint Aerial Layer Network, March 2015
This concept explains how the Joint Force will command and control the Joint Aerial Layer Network to capitalize on its capability to augment and to extend the space and terrestrial communications networks that currently provide network connectivity.

Insights and Best Practices: Chief of Staff (COS) Roles and Functions at Joint Headquarters, April 2015 New!
This is the First Edition of the Insights and Best Practices Focus Paper on Chief of Staff roles and functions at joint headquarters. It is written by the Deployable Training Division (DTD) of the Joint Staff J7 and released by the J7 Deputy Director for Joint Training.

JP 5-0 Podcast, March 2015
The JP 5-0 podcast outlines role of Joint Operation Planning. It discusses the Adaptive Planning and Execution (APEX) system, Strategic Direction, and the relation of Operational Art and Operational Design to the Joint Operation Planning Process.

JP 1-0 Podcast, March 2015
This podcast discusses the Organization, Functions, and Principles of Personnel Support, describes roles and responsibilities for Personnel Support to Joint Operations, and provides and overview of Joint Personnel Planning, including Personnel Estimate, Joint Manning Document, and Global Force Management.