ATP 3-96.1, Security Force Assistance Brigade is due to be published (final version) in January 2018. The Army Techniques Publication – ATP 3-96.1 provides doctrinal guidance and direction for how the security force assistance brigade (SFAB) plans, prepares, and executes operations globally. It focuses on the SFAB conducting security force assistance (SFA) and advising foreign security forces. It is based on lessons learned from previous advising efforts and recent combat operations with a view to the future. The ATP provides the framework for conventional forces to conduct SFA within the construct of unified land operations. It addresses SFA at operational and tactical levels.
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John Friberg is the Editor and Publisher of SOF News. He is a retired Command Chief Warrant Officer (CW5 180A) with 40 years service in the U.S. Army Special Forces with active duty and reserve components.