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counter-IED

Definition/Scope: Counter improvised explosive device (counter ied) is a term used to describe the actions taken to detect, prevent, neutralize and mitigate against improvised explosive devices.



Use:

counter ied


Used For:

C-IED
counter ied
counter-improvised explosive device

Acronym:

CIED

Broader Terms:

combined explosives exploitation cell
Improvised Explosive Device
Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization

Related Terms:

counter-improvised explosive device
Counter-Insurgency
EOD
insurgency
National Ground Intelligence Center


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