urgent priority

urgent priority

A category of immediate mission request that is lower than emergency priority but takes precedence over ordinary priority; e.g., enemy artillery or mortar fire that is falling on friendly troops and causing casualties or enemy troops or mechanized units moving up in such force as to threaten a breakthrough. See also immediate mission request; priority of immediate mission requests.
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The report underlined the "urgent priority" of delivering aid to 24 million people who continue to walk the thin line between life and death, urging global bodies and the UN's special envoy for Yemen to work towards a political solution to the conflict.
The Government must address inequalities in our society as an urgent priority.
support and development of the inforex system, Including: - system operating support (36 months) - option 1: Ad-hoc software development support service (standard priority) - option 2: Ad hoc human day support (urgent priority) option 1 + option 2 = 1500 man-days in frame as detailed in the requirement specification.
We have no more urgent priority or solemn task than to rid our Church of this scourge which can only be characterized as criminal and evil, and to walk the long, arduous journey toward healing with victims and all whose mental, emotional and spiritual health has been harmed by criminal acts of abuse by representatives of the Church."
He said: "You don't address an urgent priority by recruiting new people.
Protection of human rights and workers is an urgent priority, said the Crown Prince yesterday, when he met Saudi Human Rights Commission president Dr Bandar bin Mohammed Al Aiban, at Riffa Palace.
That is something governments in Westminster and Holyrood need to treat as an urgent priority.
Hontiveros also pointed out that the recent poll proved public awareness that 'children in conflict with the law (CICL) are victims of criminal syndicates and poverty, and that eliminating the latter is the more urgent priority.'
Prevention and treatment of opioid overdose is an urgent priority. Increased availability of naloxone for emergency treatment of overdoses is an important step.
But, after a vote, the councillors rejected a move by Councillor Frank Carlin to give the investigation urgent priority.
The new First Minister should tackle this issue, which is central to the future of Wales as a knowledge-driven economy, as a matter of urgent priority.