counterthreat

counterthreat

(ˈkaʊntəˌθrɛt)
n
an opposing or retaliatory threat
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(7) For example, we realize there is a difference between immediate deterrence (a potential attacker is actively considering the use of force, and the deterrer, aware of that threat, issues a counterthreat to deter) and general deterrence (the possibility of armed conflict is present, but the potential attacker is not actively considering the use of force to threaten the interests of the deterrer).
The only time Field looked like succumbing to serious pressure was when they were down to 13 and then 12 men in the latter stages, but always carried a dangerous counterthreat.
The threat of Russian exclusion from the G-20 summit in Brisbane in November 2014 prompted a counterthreat to boycott the event.
government employees working abroad under chief of mission authority will receive foreign affairs counterthreat training at the center.
It includes examples of threat finance activities that Soldiers encounter in counterthreat finance ops.
As previously mentioned, the ability of other militant groups to finance themselves with illicit activities and little reliance on outside sponsorship or the international financial system makes them more insulated from counterthreat finance attempts.
The fusing of technical, forensic, and biometric information into actionable intelligence permits precise fires to shape the operational environment, including supply chain interdiction, counterthreat finance operations, information operations, cache destruction, and the capture of high-value individuals.
Interventions include silence, establishing a restraining order, and issuing a counterthreat, but the approach must be tailored to the stalker's characteristics.
The battalion intelligence officer (S2) participated in the BCT S2 counterthreat working group, where he gained knowledge of the threat and the latest systems and procedures for understanding it.
Under the historical condition of bipolarity, the "ultimate" threat with nuclear weapons could be balanced by a similar counterthreat, and new equilibria could be achieved, albeit on higher levels of nuclear overkill.
If the secured debtor does not enjoy priority in bankruptcy, then the debtor's counterthreat is effective.
(13) This makes Lockean people more peaceful than Hobbesian ones, because they do not have to fear the escalating logic of threat and counterthreat up to the war of all against all.