Order of National Security Merit
The Order of National Security Merit (Hangul: 보국훈장) is one of South Korea's orders of merit. It is awarded by the President of South Korea for "outstanding meritorious services in the interest of national security."
|Order of National Security Merit|
|Awarded by South Korea|
|Type||Order of merit|
|Awarded for||Outstanding meritorious services in the interest of national security.|
|Next (higher)||Grand Order of Mugunghwa|
The order is divided into five grades.
|1st||Tongil Medal (통일장)|
|2nd||Gukseon Medal (국선장)|
|3rd||Cheonsu Medal (천수장)|
|4th||Samil Medal (삼일장)|
|5th||Gwangbok Medal (광복장)|
- "Awards and Decorations Act". Act No. 11690 of Error: the
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date.(in English and Korean) Korea Legislation Research Institute. Retrieved 2018-02-16.
- "훈장과 포장" [Orders and Medals]. Decorations of the Republic of Korea (in Korean). Ministry of Interior and Safety. 2015. Retrieved 2018-02-16.