host nation support

host nation support

Civil and military assistance rendered in peace, crisis, and war by a host nation to allied forces and NATO organizations which are located on or in transit through the host nation's territory. The basis of such assistance is commitments arising from the NATO Alliance or from bilateral or multilateral agreements concluded between the host nation, NATO organizations and (the) nation(s) having forces operating on the host nation's territory.
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This is primarily achieved by working with host nation support throughout operations, surmounting technical challenges to succeed in multinational interoperability.
Lithuania provides full host nation support for deployed allied forces lodging, meals, logistical support.
And now, under the Heart of Asia Istanbul Process (HOA), a new initiative in which Pakistan plays an important role, is under way which includes a number of activities to improve disaster risk management, including a project to develop the Host Nation Support Guidelines.
Also vital are Special Operation Units, development of early warning, air space control, air defence, host nation support capabilities, and well-developed whole government involvement in the case of war, for instance.
Army engineers at ODCSENG are working with their NATO counterparts to identify logistic, host nation support, and engineer needs being generated by the Readiness Action Plan to proactively execute these critical supporting requirements.
An assortment of individuals representing a vast swath of government agencies and institutions gathered to partake in a workshop entitled Host Nation Support.
Today's work shop aims at training public and private sectors on the means to prepare a Host Nation Support (HNS) plan, in cooperation with the United Nations Development (UNDP) Program and through the Grand Serail's DRM.
The Finnish government says the Host Nation Support agreement applies to situations which include "disasters, disruptions and threats to security.
From this point of view we want to underline that the requirements for logistic support highlight the capacity of logistic support bodies, to combine the capabilities of their own organization with those belonging to other member states and to the Host Nation Support, as well as to international nongovernmental organizations and to local and international economic actors.
Similarly, Supply Corps officers collaborated with their ROK counterparts on how they would employ wartime host nation support (WHNS) and exploit the logistics capabilities available at the numerous ROK airports and harbors from which U.
The two sides welcomed the successful conclusion of a new agreement on Host Nation Support as described in the SCC document, ''Host Nation Support,'' issued in the SCC meeting today.
The secretary closed with praise for the new Host Nation Support agreement and hopes that Japan will "take on an even greater regional and global leadership roles" as a "committed and capable security partner" of the United States.