Multi-Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Cordon and Search Operations

August 2016

Corresponding Service Publication Numbers
USA - ATP 3-06.20
USMC - MCRP 3-30.5
USN - NTTP 3-05.8
USAF - AFTTP 3-2.62

Description: This MTTP publication supports planners and warfighters by offering tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) and best practices for conducting cordon and search in an operational environment.

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MTTP History

MTTP History

2016 Aug Published
2016 May Command Approval Package
2015 October World Wide Review
2015 August Working Group 2
2015 July Working Group 1
2015 June Program Approval Package
2015 March Request for Feedback
2013 May Published
2006 April Published



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