warning of war
A warning to national policymakers that a state or alliance intends war, or is on a course that substantially increases the risks of war and is taking steps to prepare for war. See also strategic warning; warning; warning of attack.

Military dictionary. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • warning of war — noun a warning to national policy makers that an enemy intends war or is preparing for war and is on a course that increases the risk of war • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • warning of attack — A warning to national policymakers that an adversary is not only preparing its armed forces for war, but intends to launch an attack in the near future. See also tactical warning; warning; warning of war …   Military dictionary

  • warning of attack — noun a warning to national policy makers that an enemy intends to launch an attack in the near future • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine • Hypernyms: ↑tactical warning …   Useful english dictionary

  • Declaration of war — For the song by Hadouken!, see Declaration of War (song). For the French film, see Declaration of War (film). United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs a declaration of war against Nazi Germany on December 11, 1941 …   Wikipedia

  • German declaration of war against the Netherlands — At 6:00 AM (Amsterdam Time) on 10 May 1940, during the Battle of the Netherlands, the German envoy Count Zech von Burkensroda gave Dutch minister of foreign affairs Van Kleffens the following German declaration of war. It was only later… …   Wikipedia

  • God of War II — Infobox VG title = God of War II caption = The North American box art, depicting Kratos overlooking the Palace of the Fates resolution = 480p (EDTV) 480i (SDTV) aspect ratio = 16:9 / 4:3 developer = SCE Studios Santa Monica publisher = Sony… …   Wikipedia

  • Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War — Developer(s) Relic Entertainment Publisher(s) …   Wikipedia

  • The Disasters of War — Plate 3: Lo mismo (The same). A man about to cut off the head of a soldier with an axe.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • List of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War characters — This is a list of characters in Relic s Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War series of video games. Contents 1 Space Marines 1.1 Chapter Master Gabriel Angelos 1.2 Librarian Isador Akios 1.3 …   Wikipedia

  • Allegations of war crimes in the 2006 Lebanon War — Various groups and individuals, including Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and United Nations officials, have accused Israel, Hezbollah, or both, of violations of international humanitarian law during the 2006 Lebanon War, and warned of …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”