Allied joint doctrine (AJP-01(E))

Explains the strategic context for operations and focuses on the underlying philosophy and fundamentals of joint operations.



Allied Joint Publication (AJP)-01(E) Allied Joint Doctrine provides capstone doctrine for Allied Joint operations.

It is designed as guidance for NATO commanders and staffs. But can also be used as a framework for:

  • operations conducted by a coalition of NATO members
  • partners
  • non-NATO nations

It also provides a reference for NATO civilian and non-NATO civilian actors.

Published 1 December 2010
Last updated 27 January 2020 + show all updates
  1. Replacement of 'Allied Joint Publication 01: allied joint doctrine (edition E version 1)' added.

  2. Allied joint doctrine updated to latest version: AJP-01(E).

  3. First published.