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How Commanders View and Use Intelligence (Forward Observer Radio)

On today’s show, I’m taking about intelligence, and how it’s viewed and used by commanders — the decision makers. There are three fundamental tasks that the intelligence staff provides for commanders, whether that’s in the military or in community security. I list them out for you on the show.

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Mike Shelby is a former military intelligence NCO and contract intelligence analyst. He spent three years in Iraq and Afghanistan and is now the intelligence and warfare researcher at Forward Observer.

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