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What does DEFCON do

Determines the posture the the military to prepare for the likelihood of war

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What does FPCON stand for

Force protection conditions

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What are FOCONs

A series of measures designed to increase the level of a units defense against terrorist attacks

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What is FPCON normal

A general global threat of possible terrorist activity

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What is FPCON alpha

Increased her metal global threat of possible terrorist activity

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What is FPCON bravo

An increased or more predictable threat of terrorist activity exists

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What is FPCON Charlie

When an incident occurs or intelligence is received indicating some form of terrorist activity is likely

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What is FPCON delta

When an terrorist attack has occurred in the immediate area or intelligence has been relieved that action or an attack is likely

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What does DEFCON stand for

Defense readiness condition

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What is DEFCON 5

Normal peacetime readiness

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What is DEFCON 4

Normal increased intelligence and strengthened security

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What is DEFCON 2

Further increase in force readiness but less then maximum

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What is DEFCON 3

Increase in force readiness above normal

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What is DEFCON 1

Maximum force readiness

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What does THREATCON do

Determines the condition of defense for the U.S. homeland and assets abroad