Maritime Interception Operations Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org

maritime interception operations

Term Source: JP 3-03 (Joint Interdiction) ?

1.) Efforts to monitor, query, and board merchant vessels in international waters to enforce sanctions against other nations such as those in support of United Nations Security Council Resolutions and/or prevent the transport of restricted goods.

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In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

Term Classification: operations

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Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Term sourced from JP 3-03: Joint Interdiction, updated October 2011 View source document

This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015


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