The command has immense importance due to presence of three most significant choke points of the world including Straits of Hurmoz, Suez Canal and Bab ul Mandab in its area.
What does CP stand for?
CP stands for Choke Point
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By contrast, tankers full of Persian Gulf oil must traverse the Straits of Hormuz, the Suez Canal and other choke points.
The NetScreen-500 delivers security performance of more than 700 Mbps firewall and 250 Mbps VPN throughput, ensuring that the security system does not become a choke point in high-performance network environments.
For the United States, protecting its national security means having control of the ocean's choke points and their ports, said retired Maj.
Tax rates creep down; spending increases slightly; environmental regulations continue but are not allowed to fasten themselves to the choke points of the economy; welfare is reformed but not eliminated; moral reforms are encouraged but not imposed; and, quite possibly, we all get rich.
Last year was like the upper half of an hourglass, with the fat part at the beginning of the year and the lean part at the bottom or choke point.