Military Intelligence Law and Legal Definition

Military intelligence is a form of intelligence information relating to any foreign military or military-related situation or activity. It is substantial to military policymaking or the planning and conduct of military operations and activities. It is also called as milint or military espionage. In addition, it is also referred as an agency of the armed forces that receives, examines and uses information of strategic or tactical military value about the armed forces of another country. Most governments maintain a military intelligence capacity to provide analytical and information collection personnel in both specialist units and from other arms and services. The military intelligence capabilities will interact with civilian intelligence capabilities to communicate the range of political and military activities.