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CALL Newsletter 04-13
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
CAAT II Initial Impressions Report (IIR)

Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
CAAT II Initial Impressions Report (IIR)

Table of Contents


Executive Summary ii
Compendium of Phase IV Operational Efforts in Iraq

Chapter 1: Information Operations
Summary 1
Topic A: IO Synchronization Methods of Units 4
Topic B: Information Operations and Intelligence 7
Topic C: Public Affairs and the Media 10
Topic D: Measures of Effectiveness (MOE) 14
Topic E: IO at the Division 17
Topic F: IO at the Brigade and Below 22

Chapter 2: Civil Military Operations - Civil Affairs
Summary 29
Topic A: Integration of the Task Force CMO Effort 30
Topic B: Transitioning to Civil Administration 36
Topic C: Cultural Issues in Iraq 39
Topic D: MTOE Issues 44

Chapter 3: Engineer
Summary 47
Topic A: Mobility, Counter-Mobility, and Survivability 48
Topic B: Combat Engineer Operations 51
Topic C: EOD, UXO, Captured Enemy Ammunition Mission 55
Topic D: Commander's Emergency Response Program (CERP) Contracts and Construction 59
Topic E: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) 61

Chapter 4: Combat Service Support
Summary 65
Topic A: Supply the Force 67
Topic B: Maintain the Force 76
Topic C: Sustain the Force 83
Topic D: CSS C3I 88
Topic E: CSS STAMIS 95
Topic F: Health Service Support 101

Appendix A - Table of Supporting Observations A-1
Appendix B - VTC Briefing B-1

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