Instruments of National Power

  1. What are the components of strategy?
    • Ends
    • Ways
    • Means
  2. What are the Instruments of National Power
    • Diplomacy
    • Intelligence
    • Military
    • Economic
  3. What is the role of the U.N. Security Council?
    The Security Council has primary responsibility for the maintenance of international peace and security.
  4. What is Diplomacy?
    The instrument of National Power used by engaging with other states and foreign groups to advance U.S. values, interests, objectives, and solicit support for military operations.
  5. What are the two major categories of the Information instrument?
    • Intelligence
    • Inform and Influence Activites
  6. Which instrument of National Power supports U.S. national security goals?
  7. What influences the Economic instrument?
    • People
    • Technology
    • Financial resources
    • Raw materials
  8. How is the U.N. Security Council structured?
    The Security Council consists of five permanent members (China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States) and ten nonpermanent members elected by the UN General Assembly for two-year terms.
  9. How does voting work in the U.N. Security Council?
    Decisions of the Security Council shall be made by an affirmative vote of nine members including the concurring votes of the permanent members. The five permanent members have the right to veto decisions.
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Instruments of National Power
Instruments of National Power