Maritime Interception Operations Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
maritime interception operations
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.
- also called MIO
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Term Classification: operations
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