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Designated Direct Support Areas of a Combat Zone (CZ)

DoD FMR, Vol. 7A, Chapter 44

Note 1

 

Location

Effective Dates

From

Through

Djibouti – Personnel serving in Djibouti due to their service in direct support of military operations in the
Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

July 1, 2002

 

Jordan – Personnel serving in Jordan due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

September 19, 2001  

 

Jordan – Personnel serving in direct support of military operations in the Arabian Peninsula CZ (note 3)

March 19, 2003

 

Kyrgyzstan – Personnel serving in Kyrgyzstan due to their service in direct support of military operations in the
Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

September 19, 2001

May 31, 2014

(note 2)

Lebanon – Personnel serving in direct support of military operations in the Arabian Peninsula CZ (note 3)

February 12, 2015

February 11, 2020

Pakistan – Personnel serving in Pakistan due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

September 19, 2001

 

Philippines – Personnel deployed in conjunction with Operation Enduring Freedom based on their
service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

January 9, 2002

September 30, 2015

Somalia – Personnel  serving in:

1.  Somalia due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ;

   2.  Somalia airspace; or

   3.  Water area of the Somali Basin including

 the following coordinates:

- 11°10’N-51°15’E;

- 06°00’N-48°30’E;

- 05°00’N-50°30’E;

- 11°30’N-53°34’E;

- 05°00’N-50°30’E;

- 01°00’N-47°00’E;

- 03°00’S-43°00’E;

- 01°00’S-41°00’E; and

- 06°00’N-48°30’E (note 2)

 

January 1, 2004

 

 

January 1, 2007

January 1, 2007

 

Syria – Personnel serving in Syria due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

January 1, 2004

 

Tajikistan – Personnel serving in Tajikistan due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

September 19, 2001

May 31, 2014

(note 2)

*Turkey – Personnel serving east of the 33.51 degrees East Longitude due to their service in direct support of military operations
in the Arabian Peninsula CZ (note 3)

September 19, 2016

September 18, 2021

Uzbekistan – Personnel serving in Uzbekistan due to their service in direct support of military operations in the
Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

September 19, 2001

May 31, 2014

(note 2)

Yemen – Personnel serving in Yemen due to their service in direct support of military operations in the Afghanistan CZ (note 2)

April 10, 2002

 

 

NOTES:

1.   In order to have CZTE treatment of wages for services performed in a designated direct support area, a member must be entitled to hostile fire or imminent danger pay while performing service in the designated direct support area.

2.   The Afghanistan CZ is the area designated by Executive Order 13239.

3.   The Arabian Peninsula CZ is the area designated by Executive Order 12744.