force closure

force closure

The point in time when a supported joint force commander determines that sufficient personnel and equipment resources are in the assigned operational area to carry out assigned tasks. See also closure; force.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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"Closing hours mean we have to force closure and can anyone tell me how the police will get an average crowd of 300 people out of a sheesha cafe if, let's say, a football game continues until 1am?
Summary: Relative calm prevail as snipers force closure of highway leading from Tripoli to Syrian border.
Proprietor Mark Lagun, who has more than 30 years of experience in the restaurant trade, said a combination of circumstances combined to force closure.
I've had to make 20 people redundant over the past few months and the banks continue to force closure.
Summary: Power supply problems force closure of observation deck on 124th floor of world's tallest building.
With form closure, force closure and adhesive bonding, compound casting enables three different types of multi-material connection.
Force closure velocity has increased, and time spent by troops at intermediate locations has been drastically reduced from more than 72 hours to less than 24 hours.
The 599th effort received a boost from Yulin Tsang, a 599th information management specialist, who developed the automated process that provided accessibility of the force closure common operating picture through the Intelligent Road/Rail Information Server, developed by SDDC's Transportation Engineering Agency.
GTI then applied for a court order to force closure of the deal and Technitrol backed down earlier this month (CI No 3,532).
The Unite trade union said the strike could even force closure of the airports, which comprise Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Southampton, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.
While pleading the case of fertilizer sector, M/o P and NR insisted this sector was highly leveraged and non operation of plants for long will force closures resulting in defaults to banks of nearly Rs.150 billion.