The State Partnership Program: Annual Report to Congress

Brief Description of Report

The State Partnership Program (SPP) is a joint Department of Defense (DoD) security cooperation program, managed and administered by the National Guard Bureau (NGB), guided by Department of State (DoS) foreign policy goals, executed and coordinated by the geographic combatant commands (CCMDs), with personnel sourced by the National Guard (NG). The SPP supports the security cooperation goals of the geographic Combatant Commander (GCC) and the U.S. Chief of Mission (CoM) for the partner nation (PN).

This report is required by section 1205 of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2014 (Public Law 113-66), as amended. 

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U.S. Department of Defense
Wed, 12/14/2016