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Area of Responsibility

Date of Publication

6/19/2019

Definition

The geographical area associated with a combatant command within which a geographic combatant commander has authority to plan and conduct operations.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Area of Responsibility

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