AWG Mission Statement
AWG provides operational advisory support to US Army forces in order to rapidly transfer relevant observations and solutions to the tactical and operational point of need, in order to prepare Army Commanders to defeat emerging asymmetric threats and enhance multi-domain effectiveness.
AWG Core Functions
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- Operational Advising: Support Army and Joint Force Commanders by advising and assisting predeployment and in-theater forces to enable the defeat of current and emerging threats.
- Identify Capability Gaps: Provide observations and analyses of regional operating environments to identify capability gaps and describe potential conflict zones relevant to future Army requirements.
- Solution Development: Rapidly develop, disseminate and transition nonmaterial and material countermeasures to create tactical and operational advantages in support of Unified Land Operations.
- Assist DOTMLPF Integration: Serve as a catalyst for developing Army capabilities that enhance organizational adaptability, Soldier survivability and combat effectiveness. This is done across the domains of doctrine, organizations, training, material, leadership and education, personnel and facilities (DOTMLPF). Under General DePuy, TRADOC fundamentally transformed the Army into the best trained, equipped, led, and organized modern land power in the world. Today, TRADOC sustains its proud legacy of shaping the Army through four primary functions.
Asymmetric Warfare Group
The Asymmetric Warfare Group knowledge
center is an online database through milSuite that compiles and maintains AWG-developed products for use by all U.S. Army and joint organizations. The database draws from the vast collection of AWG observations gathered during operational advisory support
to help Army and joint forces understand the complex operational environment and assist in improving individual and unit effectiveness and adaptability.