عنوان مقاله [English]
The understanding of national security in the minds of the rulers of the Islamic Republic plays a central role in the decision-making and correct behavior of policy makers and security officials, it will reduce and neutralize threats to the country.
Therefore, the answer to what is the meaning of national security inthe thought of the Supreme Leader as the main question and what are the constituent elements in this concept and what are the priorities of the conceptual components of national security in the thought of the Supreme Leader Sub-questions of the research The approach of the research is descriptive and analytical, and its method is qualitative and content analysis, and data collection is also done through documents using a survey tool.
All 234available documents were counted as a statistical population and were studied and content analyzed, the results indicate that many components are influential in the definition of national security. which should be paid attention to and also the most important and most priority components of the concept of national security in the thought of the Supreme Leader national interests, national unity have the highest importance and have been assigned the most frequency. Therefore, a clear understanding of the concept of national security in Islamic thought can strengthen thenative discourse of national security and help the country's governing officials and those in charge of establishing national security in recognizing their duties and responsibilities and effectively solving security issues in order to achieve a desirable level of sustainable national security.