Commander-In-Chief FAQs:


Q: Is a commander-in-chief the person or body that exercises supreme operational command and control of a nation's military forces or significant elements of those forces?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a commander-in-chief the president?

A: Yes, although executive power and responsibility for national defense resides with the prime minister.

Q: Is a commander-in-chief formally the President of Slovenia?

A: Yes, although he or she does not exercise this position in peacetime.

Q: Is a commander-in-chief sometimes referred to as supreme commander?

A: Yes, and which is sometimes used as a specific term.

Q: Is a commander-in-chief exercised on the advice of the prime minister and the rest of Cabinet?

A: Yes, and the governing ministry that commands the confidence of the House of Commons.

Q: Is a commander-in-chief President Bujar Nishani?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a commander-in-chief vested in the shogun?

A: Yes, After the dissolution of the Tokugawa shogunate the role of the commander-in-chief, resided with the Emperor of Japan.