request for information
Definition/Scope: (JP 2-0) 1. Any specific time-sensitive ad hoc requirement for intelligence information or products to support an ongoing crisis or operation not necessarily related to standing requirements or scheduled intelligence production. A request for information can be initiated to respond to operational requirements and will be validated in accordance with the combatant command’s procedures. 2. The National Security Agency/Central Security Service uses this term to state ad hoc signals intelligence requirements.
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