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What does GWOT stand for?

GWOT stands for Global War on Terrorism

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

Samples in periodicals archive:

The Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, above right, will be awarded to service members who serve in military operations to combat terrorism on or after 11 September 2001, most notably Operation Noble Eagle.
And as another article in this special issue shows (see page 19), plans for a global war on terrorism and a massive Homeland Security Department were scripted in CFR position papers long before the hijacked planes of 9-11 slammed into t he World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the Pennsylvania countryside.
Through Future Total Force initiatives such as the expansion of Predator units within the Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve, the Air Force will leverage persistent command, control, surveillance, global mobility, and rapid strike to win the global war on terrorism and strengthen joint warfighting capabilities, while minimizing risk to the nation," said Lt.