national security meaning
A collective term encompassing both national defense and foreign relations of the United States.
Specifically, the condition provided by: a.
a military or defense advantage over any foreign nation or group of nations; b.
a favorable foreign relations position; or c.
a defense posture capable of successfully resisting hostile or destructive action from within or without, overt or covert.
See also security.
Regulations to assure protection of property and equipment.
- the u.s. president is the chairman of the national security council.
- on thursday the national security council held a long and confused session.
- in november 1975 president ford took away my job as national security adviser.
- its role was to review the options to be presented to the national security council.
- the national security adviser has always had to make do with humble and compact quarters.