We know that the Ministry of Defence have ruled out relocation to Devonport because of safety concerns for the surrounding population in the event of an accident or strategic attack.
What does SA stand for?
SA stands for Strategic Attack
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We have 222 other meanings of SA in our Acronym Attic
- Station Actual
- Status Asthmaticus
- Stealth Assassin (gaming)
- Stent Area
- Stick Arena (game)
- Stochastic Approximation
- Storage Allocator
- Storage Area
- Stores Accountant
- Storm Afdeling
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at which so many of the leaders and operatives of Al-Qaeda and its affiliates have been killed or captured, and the group is no longer able to attempt or launch a strategic attack against the United States, such that Al-Qaeda as we know it, the organization that our Congress authorized the military to pursue in 2001, has been effectively destroyed.
So that remains a number-one area as the launch point for strategic attacks," the assistant secretary of defense for special operations said.
Besides causing offense dominance, the advance of technology has dramatically cut the costs in lives and treasure of strategic attack to bring about an enemy's capitulation--from mass invasion, to heavy bombing, to nuclear weapons, to space and cyber war.
Around 2045 the MQ-Mc will add defensive counter-air, missile defence and strategic attack.
The purpose is to give you a real time indication that you are under strategic attack, that someone wants to threaten your most important infrastructure.
And the 2007 edition of Strategic Attack supplies precisely the pretext wanted in order, as Joint Targeting suggests, to "spread terror among the civilian population.