20th CBRNE

20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives Command


The 20th CBRNE Command (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives) integrates, coordinates, deploys, and provides trained and ready CBRNE forces. Capable of exercising command and control of specialized CBRNE operations to support joint and Army force commanders primarily for overseas contingencies and warfighting operations, but also in support of homeland defense. Maintains technical links with appropriate joint, Army, Federal and State CBRNE assets, as well as the research, development, and technical communities to assure Army CBRNE response readiness.


  • Full time focus on combating WMD, countering CBRNE threats and defeating all types of IEDs - tactical through strategic command and control joint, Army and other government agencies' specialized WMD/CBRNE analytic, staff and operational forces

  • Force provider of trained and ready expeditionary CBRNE force packages to execute the wide range of combating WMD missions

  • Reachback communications connectivity from field to subject matter experts at headquarters, national level laboratories, industry, academia or other State/Federal CBRNE resources

  • Core element of Joint Task Force for Elimination of Weapons of Mass Destruction (JTF-E)


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2 Northern Warfare Training Center
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4 SMA Minute: Blended Retirement
5 SITREP-Your NCOER, Getting It Right
6 Soldiers Journal: Spartan Pegasus
7 House Appropriations Subcommittee: Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey's testimony
8 Meet Army Astronaut Maj. Anne McClain
9 Tribute to Women in the U.S. Army
10 What does it take to be the Army's "Best Medic?"
11 A Brotherhood
12 The Harlem Hellfighters
13 African-Americans in Military History: Tuskegee Airman
14 Army Combatives Tournament
15 Soldiers Journal - Training of the Future
16 History on Hallowed Grounds
17 2018 Blended Retirement System
18 Miss USArmy: Adversity
19 Seeding Excellence (Part 2)
20 African-Americans in Military History: Breaking Barriers
21 Seeding Excellence (Part 1)
22 Seeding Excellence Trailer
23 Soldiers Trailer
24 Army researchers demonstrate 3-D printed drones
25 Scientists use fluorescent gels for innovative brain research
26 ‘Smart’ Uniforms Protect Nation’s Warfighters
27 Honor Guard Honoring Tradition
28 Army researchers tackle a tiny enemy: sand
29 Soldiers Journal: Rolling Into Europe
30 A Civil Affair (Part 2)
31 Armed forces full honors farewell ceremony: President's speech
32 Happy New Year Army 2017
33 SMA Minute: Medical Readiness
34 Sergeant Major of the Army Holiday Message
35 Chief of Staff of the Army Holiday Message
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42 75 Years Later: Pearl Harbor Survivor Richard Schimmel's Story
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45 Afghan National Army Officer Academy
46 A Native Guard
47 The Old Guard: Memorials
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49 Army Warfighter Assessment: EOD Assessment (Part 2)
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