counterreconnaissance


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counterreconnaissance

All measures taken to prevent hostile observation of a force, area, or place.
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Counterreconnaissance is not a mission; it is one of the results of a security operation.
In stalemate or siege conditions, they focus on inflicting casualties, limiting movement, lowering morale, and supporting both reconnaissance and counterreconnaissance efforts.
The assessment supports the commander and staff in developing the command's security program, conducting counterreconnaissance and rear area security operations.