specified combatant command

Related to specified combatant command: Unified Combatant Command

specified combatant command

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While many associate Goldwater-Nichols with the mandate to end parochialism within the individual Services through new emphasis on "jointness," the legislation also provided greater command authority for the unified and specified combatant commands.
The Goldwater-Nichols Defense Reorganization Act of 1986 sought "to place clear responsibility on the commanders of the unified and specified combatant commands for the accomplishment of missions.
to ensure that the authority of the commanders of the unified and specified combatant commands is fully commensurate with the responsibility of those commanders for the accomplishment of missions assigned to their commands

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