augmentation forces

augmentation forces

Forces to be transferred from a supporting commander to the combatant command (command authority) or operational control of a supported commander during the execution of an operation order approved by the National Command Authorities.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Duterte, in one of his speeches, was quoted saying that BFP personnel must also be armed as augmentation forces in law enforcement and public order operations of the police.
Duterte to arm uniformed members of the BFP as augmentation forces in law enforcement and public order operations of the police,' PNP Spokesperson Brig.
What exactly did the 100 HPG, 65 Coast Guard traffic augmentation forces and 93 MMDA personnel do?
There was need for time for the augmentation forces to arrive from other parts of Mindanao and even as far as Samar.
Augmentation forces were deployed by 6th Infantry Division commander Brig.
The challenge is to design scalable augmentation forces that can precisely meet the unit's need for those specific missions.
We would be remiss if we did not mention that this would not be possible without the use of augmentation forces. These forces are working alongside their MP brethren, providing force protection to their installations.
Whereas NATO's strategy for the Cold War called for defense against a theater-wide attack on Europe, its new strategy focused on regional contingencies with a balanced combination of Reaction Forces, Main Defense Forces, and Augmentation Forces. At the time, the general consensus held that defense reductions of about 20-35 percent made sense.
The augmentation forces were deployed after the town was classified as a poll hotspot placed under the control of the Commission on Elections.
Policemen and augmentation forces were already in place to secure the pilgrims.
In cases where politicians have all asked the local police for assistance at the same time, Albayalde said the chief of police can ask for augmentation forces from the provincial and regional mobile group, or even from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).