MCWP 2-12, MARINE CORPS WARFIGHTING PUBLICATION: MAGTF INTELLIGENCE PRODUCTION AND ANALYSIS (27 SEP 2001)
MCWP 2-12, MARINE CORPS WARFIGHTING PUBLICATION: MAGTF INTELLIGENCE PRODUCTION AND ANALYSIS (27 SEP 2001)., Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 2, Intelligence, and Marine Corps Warfighting Publication (MCWP) 2-1, Intelligence Operations, provide the doctrine and higher order tactics, techniques, and procedures for intelligence operations. MCWP 2-12, MAGTF Intelligence Production and Analysis, complements and expands upon this information by detailing doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedures for the conduct of intelligence production and analysis in support of the Marine air-ground task force (MAGTF).
The target audience of this publication is intelligence personnel responsible for the planning and execution of intelligence production and analysis operations.
The MCWP 2-12 provides the information needed by Marines to understand, plan, and execute intelligence production and analysis to support MAGTF operations. It describes intelligence doctrinal fundamentals, the nature of analytical thinking, intelligence preparation of the battlespace, and intelligence support to targeting. This publication also discusses intelligence command and control, communications and information systems support, intelligence products and formats, planning, execution, and training.