Emails between Army Officers re: Detainee Operations

Training guidance for all soldiers who come in to contact with detainees. This traininig is is related to detainee operations. Attachment outlines training curriculum for all units performing internment & detainment operations under Operation Iraqi Freedom.

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Tuesday, August 3, 2004
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Tuesday, March 22, 2005
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From: -LTC G3
Sent: t 03, 2004 3:10 PM
To: A TC G3
Cc: OL
Subject: Detainee Ops

Training Guidnace for Units pe...
All soldiers are required this training related to detainee operations

2.0. INTRODUCTION TO DETAINEE OPERATIONS IAW USAMPS DETAINEE OPERATIONS TRAINING SUPPORT

PACKAGE. 2.P. ALL REGULATORY BRIEFINGS SPECIFIED IN APPLICABLE ARMY PUBLICATIONS:
LAW OF WAR (GENEVA CONVENTION), IAW FM 27-10 THE LAW OF LAND WARFARE
ARMY VALUES

2.Q. COMPLY WITH THE LAW OF WAR AND THE GENEVA AND HAGUE CONVENTIONS (181-105-1001)

All leaders are required this training related to detainee operations 3.Q. ENFORCE THE
LAW OF WAR AND THE GENEVA AND HAGUE CONVENTIONS (181-105-2001) 3.R. SUPERVISE THE
HANDLING OF ENEMY PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT AT THE SQUAD LEVEL (191-379-4450)

Have attached the detainee ops guidance ... but we need to package a change because this
list doesn't match the TSP that USAMPS developed (action working this week).

LTC
G3 Tr
DSN 367-41.111, Comm 404- 0111111

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Am Please show me what we put out on this subject first thing this morning. Thanks.

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wanted to run this past you before we launch our guidance, that ALL deploying OIF/OEF

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so diers will receive the 8 hour Introduction to Detainee Ops training we received from
you. Only units that have the specific detainee mission are required all the other
related tasks which amounted to about five days of training.

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COL
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Fifth United States Army
DSN: 471=im
CML: 210

"We will either find a way or make one!"
Hannibal
Nov, 218 BC

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SUBJ/TRAINING GUIDANCE FOR UNITS PERFORMING INTERNMENT/DETAINMENT
OPERATIONS ISO OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM//

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1.PURPOSE. THIS MESSAGE PROVIDES TRAINING GUIDANCE FOR ALL UNITS PERFORMING INTERNMENT AND DETAINMENT OPERATIONS IN SUPPORT OF OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM.
2.
THEATER SPECIFIC INDIVIDUAL TRAINING. SEE FORSCOM OIF TRAINING GUIDANCE CHANGE 3.

3.
THEATER SPECIFIC LEADER TRAINING. SEE FORSCOM OIF TRAINING GUIDANCE CHANGE 3.

4.
GENERAL COLLECTIVE COMPETENCIES. UNITS SHOULD BE TRAINED TO A " P" IN COMPETENCIES THAT ARE GENERAL IN NATURE AND INHERENT IN A UNITS NORMAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES. THESE INCLUDE:

4.A. THEATER SPECIFIC INTERNMENT AND DETAINEE OPERATIONS COLLECTIVE TASKS.
4.A.1. INTRODUCTION TO DETAINEE OPERATIONS (OIF DETAINEE DEFINITIONS)
4.A.2. COMMUNICATE WITH DETAINEES (MUSLIM CULTURAL AWARENESS)
4.A.3. GENEVA CONVENTIONS (HUMANE TREATMENT OF DETAINEES)
4.A.4. STRESS MANAGEMENT
4.A.5. HIV/UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONS WITHIN DETAINEE OPERATIONS
4.A.6. USE OF FORCE FOR DETAINEE AND INTERROGATION OPERATIONS DROE/IROE)
4.A.7. DETAINEE FRISK, UNDRESS, CELL AND AREA SEARCH PROCEDURES
4.A.8. RESTRAINT PROCEDURES FOR DETAINEES
4.A.9. PERSONAL SAFETY AWARENESS
4.A.10. REACT TO A PHYSICAL ATTACK USING UNARMED SELF DEFENSE TECHNIQUES
4.A.11. FORCED CELL MOVE (FCM) PROCEDURES
4.A.12. RESPOND TO A BOMB THREAT AND/OR A BOMB WITHIN DETAINEE OPERATIONS
4.A.13. EMERGENCY ACTIONS FOR FIRE, ESCAPES AND DISORDERS WITHIN DETAINEE FACILITIES
4.A.14. CELL BLOCK OPERATIONS WITHIN A DETAINEE CAMP •
4.A.15. ACCOUNTABILITY PROCEDURES
4.A.16. PERFORM SECURITY AND CONTROL ACTIVITIES WITHIN DETAINEE OPERATIONS
4.A.17. SPECIAL HOUSING UNIT (SHU) / SEGREGATION OPERATIONS
4.A.18. MAIN GATE/SALLY PORT OPERATIONS
4.A.19. VISITATION PROCEDURES
4.A.20. BIOMETRIC AUTOMATED TOOLSET SYSTEM (BATS) AND NATIONAL DETAINEE REPORTING SYSTEM (NDRS)
4.A.21. CAPABILITIES AND LIMITATIONS OF THE INTERROGATION
4.A.22. SUPPORT RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN MILITARY POLICE AND MILITARY INTELLIGENCE IN DETAINEE OEPRATIONS
4.A.23. HUMANE TREATMENT OF DETAINEES
4.A.24. INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS AND REGULATIONS RELATING TO DETAINEES
4.A.25. INTEGRATION OF PROCEDURES FOR EVACUATION, CONTROL, AND ADMINISTRATION OF DETAINEES
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4.A.26. ESCORT PROCEDURES WITHIN DETAINEE OPERATIONS
4.A.27. NON-LETHAL WEAPONS CAPABILITIES DURING DISORDERS/DISTURBANCES WITHIN DETAINEE OPERATIONS
4.B. TRAINING SUPPORT: THE US ARMY MP SCHOOL AT FORT LEONARD WOOD IS PREPARING A TRAINING SUPPORT PACKAGE THAT WILL BE USED BY ALL TRAINERS FOR PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAINING.
5. FOR MORE INFORMATION NTACT FORSCOM G3 TRAINING, LT111111111114)SN 367-6303, OR CP SN 367.110
CPT CPT, G3 Training FORSCOM HQ
Comm:404MM. DSN:367411111Ii
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