defense policy

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Noun1.defense policy - a program for defending a country against its enemies
program, programme - a system of projects or services intended to meet a public need; "he proposed an elaborate program of public works"; "working mothers rely on the day care program"
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Ales Mima from the position of Director General of the Defense Policy Directorate at the Ministry of Defense.
Beijing -- China on Wednesday issued a white paper to expound on its defensive national defense policy in the new era and explain the practice, purposes and significance of China's efforts to build a fortified national defense and a strong military.
Representing Seoul, Washington and Tokyo were Chung Suk-hwan, deputy minister for national defense policy, Randall Schriver, assistant secretary of defense for Indo-Pacific security affairs at the U.S.' defense department and Takeshi Ishikawa, deputy director-general of the defense policy bureau of Japan's defense ministry, respectively.
"China will adhere to the path of peaceful development and adopt a defense policy that is defensive in nature," Zhang Yesui, spokesman for the annual session of the National People's Congress, the country's national legislature, said at a press conference in Beijing.
NNA - MP Albert Mansour said in an interview with al-Jadeed channel that "Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah's offer to provide the Lebanese Army with Iranian weapons is a very positive and advanced approach to the possibility of establishing a serious defense policy."
This book examines Eisenhower's New Look defense policy, its implications, and the decision to deploy Intermediate Range Ballistic Missiles (IRBMs), addressing the concerns of US Army leaders about the New Look policy and the administration's decision to consolidate the Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile program under the US Air Force, showing that Eisenhower did not deviate from his defense policy throughout his term.
The event held from Tuesday until Wednesday, spearheaded by the Office of the Undersecretary for Defense Policy, also equipped the participants with the necessary knowledge, skills and mindset to strengthen the strategies in pursuing the DND's legislative agenda.
As shown during the 2016 EU referendum debate in the U.K., there is a lot of confusion over what EU defense policy is and what it is not.
SEUL (CyHAN)- Senior military officials from South Korea and Japan will hold a working-level meeting on defense policy this week in Seoul for the first time in more than two years, the South Korean defense ministry said on Monday.
President Reagan made the following statement on the United States' defense policy: "Our defense policy is based on a very simple premise: The United States will not start fights.
A government source said one of the American officials attending bilateral talks on foreign and defense policy cooperation late last month in Tokyo asked Japan to consider the possible negative fallout on neighboring countries if the Abe administration embarks on such a policy shift.
The government plans to submit the bills, agreed upon at the party's joint committee on foreign and defense policy, to the current Diet session after gaining Cabinet approval in early June, and to seek the enactment of the legislation during an extraordinary Diet session in the fall.

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