National Defense Strategy [June 2008]   [open pdf - 360KB]

Alternate Title: 2008 National Defense Strategy

The [Department of Defense] DoD released the 2008 National Defense Strategy today [July 31, 2008]. The strategy outlines the national approach to the defense of this nation and its interests. The NDS is issued periodically and the last one was published in March 2005. It outlines how the Department supports the President's National Security Strategy and informs the National Military Strategy and other subordinate strategy documents. The strategy builds on lessons learned and insights from previous operations and strategic reviews such as the 2006 QDR [Quadrennial Defense Review].

Publisher:United States. Department of Defense
Series:Military Defense National Strategy
Copyright:Public Domain
Retrieved From:U.S. Department of Defense: http://www.defenselink.mil/
Media Type:application/pdf
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