Infantry Drills

H-115: Minimum Safe Distance Requirements



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H-115. When using explosives in the urban environment, Soldiers must consider the presence of noncombatants and friendly forces. Additionally, there are many hazardous materiel’s located in the urban environment, including CBRN and construction materiel’s. There is always a risk of secondary explosions and fires when employing explosive breaching techniques.

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