provides United States Armed Forces with technical guidance
for conducting mine and countermine operations. It is to be
used by all elements of the combined arms team, with special
attention given to maneuver and engineer staff planning and
coordination. The guidance provided focuses on every level.
It includes individual skills of emplacing and removing mines,
team and squad tasks, platoon and company organization and
planning, and battalion/task Force organization and coordination
for successful obstacle reduction and breaching.