Theater strategic concepts determine when, where, and for what purpose major forces will be employed and consider the following:
) The law of war, implementation of national policies, and protection of US citizens, forces, and interests.
(b) Integration of deterrence measures and transition to combat operations.
(c) Adjustments for multinational, interagency, IGO, OGA or NGO circumstances.
(d) Identification of potential military requirements across the range of military operations.
(e) Support for security assistance or nation assistance.
(f) Inputs to higher strategies or subordinate