DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
MEMORANDUM FOR :
DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY FOR DEFENSE EXPORTS AND COOPERATION
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY
DIRECTOR FOR SECURITY ASSISTANCE, DEFENSE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICE-INDIANAPOLIS OPERATIONS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS INFORMATION SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY DISPOSITION SERVICES
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
DIRECTOR, NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL-INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
Addition to Table C5.T1. Country Team Assessment - Common Required Elements, DSCA Policy 19-21 [SAMM E-Change 412]
An objective of the U.S. Conventional Arms Transfer Policy is to facilitate allied and partner efforts, through U.S. sales and security cooperation efforts, to reduce the risk of national or coalition operations causing civilian harm. To support this objective, this memorandum updates Table C5.T1., Country Team Assessment - Common Required Elements, of the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) as follows to add a civilian casualty element as a requirement for Country Team Assessments.
Additional training or support, if any, necessary to reduce the risk that the recipient will inadvertently cause civilian harm during operations.
This policy is effective immediately. For any questions concerning this policy, please contact Mr. Micheal Slack, DSCA/SPP/SPI, at 703-697-9058 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Charles W. Hooper
Lieutenant General, USA
USCG International Affairs (G-CI)