United States Army Field Manual 3-13 Information Operations




FM 3-13 (FM 100-6)

Information Operations:
Doctrine, Tactics,
Techniques, and
Procedures


NOVEMBER 2003


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*FM 3-13 (FM 100-6)
 
Field Manual
No. 3-13
Headquarters
Department of the Army
Washington, DC, 28 November 2003
 

Information Operations:
Doctrine, Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures


Contents

PREFACE II
INTRODUCTION V
PART ONE INFORMATION OPERATIONS DOCTRINE
Chapter 1 DESIGN OF ARMY INFORMATION OPERATIONS 1-1
Chapter 2 INFORMATION OPERATIONS ELEMENTS AND RELATED ACTIVITIES 2-1
Chapter 3 OPERATIONS SECURITY 3-1
Chapter 4 MILITARY DECEPTION 4-1
PART TWO TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES
Chapter 5 PLANNING INFORMATION OPERATIONS 5-1
Chapter 6 PREPARING FOR INFORMATION OPERATIONS 6-1
Chapter 7 EXECUTING INFORMATION OPERATIONS 7-1
Appendix A QUICK REFERENCE TO IO INPUT TO THE MDMP A-1
Appendix B INFORMATION OPERATIONS SCENARIO B-1
Appendix C INFORMATION OPERATIONS ESTIMATE C-1
Appendix D INFORMATION OPERATIONS ANNEX D-1
Appendix E INFORMATION OPERATIONS TARGETING E-1
Appendix F STAFF RESPONSIBILITIES AND SUPPORTING CAPABILITIES F-1
Appendix G EXAMPLE OF IO-FOCUSED FRAGMENTARY ORDER G-1
GLOSSARY Glossary-1
BIBLIOGRAPHY Bibliography-1
INDEX Index-1
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  • This publication supersedes FM 100-6, 27 August 1996.

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