DEFCON 1: Maximum military readiness for “immediate response” to threats or attacks.
This grade increases in severity from DEFCON 5 (least severe) to DEFCON 1 (most severe) to match varying military situations, with DEFCON 1 signaling the outbreak of nuclear warfare. DEFCONs are a subsystem of a series of Alert Conditions, or LERTCONs, which also include Emergency Conditions (EMERGCONs).
Juan is disclosing just how severe our country’s status is at this time.. The enemies have us surrounded and have infiltrated our government and military.. This is getting real, folks.. We discussed this possibility at the beginning of the summer..