2023 National Intelligence Strategy Released

Gia Kokotakis
Monday, August 21, 2023, 4:13 PM

The strategy identifies six goals for the intelligence community.

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On Aug. 9, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence released the 2023 National Intelligence Strategy. The strategy names great power competition with China as a significant threat while acknowledging the indirect threat Russia poses to the U.S. through its danger to Europe and Eurasia and potential to cause disruption and instability at a global level. The report outlines six goals for the intelligence community: 

  1. Position the IC for Intensifying Strategic Competition

  2. Recruit, Develop, and Retain a talented and Diverse Workforce that Operates as a United Community

  3. Deliver Interoperable and Innovative Solutions at Scale

  4. Diversify, Expand, and Strengthen Partnerships

  5. Expand IC Capabilities and Expertise on Transnational Challenges

  6. Enhance Resilience 

You can read the strategy here or below:

Gia Kokotakis was an intern at Lawfare and is a senior at Georgetown University, where she studies government, French, and Jewish civilization. She received an Attestation d’Études Politiques from Sciences Po Lyon in May 2023.

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