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List of militaries by country

This is a list of militaries by country, including the main branches and sub-branches. Note that some countries have no military.

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23x15px Afghanistan

Afghan Armed Forces

23x15px Albania

Albanian Armed Forces

23x15px Algeria

Military of Algeria

23x15px Angola

Angolan Armed Forces

23x15px Antigua and Barbuda

Royal Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force

23x15px Argentina

Armed Forces of the Argentine Republic

23x15px Armenia

Armed Forces of Armenia

23x15px Australia

Australian Defence Force

23x15px Austria

Austrian Armed Forces

23x15px Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani Armed Forces


23x15px The Bahamas

Royal Bahamas Defence Force

23x15px Bahrain

Bahrain Defence Force

23x15px Bangladesh

Bangladesh Armed Forces

23x15px Barbados

Barbados Defence Force

23x15px Belarus

Armed Forces of Belarus

23x15px Belgium

Belgian Armed Forces

23x15px Belize

Belize Defence Force

23x15px Benin

Benin Armed Forces

23x15px Bhutan

Military of Bhutan

23x15px Bolivia

Military of Bolivia

23x15px Bosnia and Herzegovina

Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina

23x15px Botswana

Botswana Defence Force

23x15px Brazil

Brazilian Armed Forces

23x15px Brunei

Royal Brunei Armed Forces

23x15px Bulgaria

Military of Bulgaria

23x15px Burkina Faso

Military of Burkina Faso

23x15px Burma (Myanmar)


23x15px Burundi

Military of Burundi


23x15px Cambodia

Royal Cambodian Armed Forces

23x15px Cameroon

Cameroonian Armed Forces

23x15px Canada

Canadian Forces

23x15px Cape Verde

Military of Cape Verde

23x15px Central African Republic

Central African Armed Forces

23x15px Chad

Military of Chad

23x15px Chile

Military of Chile

23x15px People's Republic of China

People's Liberation Army

23x15px Colombia

Military Forces of Colombia

23x15px Comoros

Military of Comoros

23x15px Democratic Republic of the Congo

Military of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

23x15px Republic of the Congo

Armed Forces of the Republic of the Congo

23x15px Croatia

Military of Croatia

23x15px Cuba

Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces

23x15px Cyprus

Cypriot National Guard

23x15px Czech Republic

Military of the Czech Republic


23x15px Denmark

Danish Defence

23x15px Djibouti

Djibouti Armed Forces

23x15px Dominican Republic

Military of the Dominican Republic


23x15px East Timor

Timor Leste Defence Force

23x15px Ecuador

Military of Ecuador

23x15px Egypt

Egyptian Armed Forces

23x15px El Salvador

Armed Forces of El Salvador

23x15px Equatorial Guinea

Military of Equatorial Guinea

23x15px Eritrea

Eritrean Defence Forces

23x15px Estonia

Military of Estonia

23x15px Ethiopia

Ethiopian National Defense Force


23x15px Fiji

Republic of Fiji Military Forces

23x15px Finland

Finnish Defence Forces

23x15px France

French Armed Forces


23x15px Gabon

Military of Gabon

23x15px The Gambia

Military of the Gambia

23x15px Georgia

Georgian Armed Forces

23x15px Germany


23x15px Ghana

Ghana Armed Forces

23x15px Greece

Military of Greece

23x15px Guatemala

Military of Guatemala

23x15px Guinea

Military of Guinea

23x15px Guinea-Bissau

Military of Guinea-Bissau

23x15px Guyana

Guyana Defence Force


Template:Country data Honduras

Military of Honduras

23x15px Hungary

Hungarian Defence Force


Template:Country data Iceland

Military of Iceland

Template:Country data India

Indian Armed Forces

Template:Country data Indonesia

Indonesian National Armed Forces

Template:Country data Iraq

Iraqi Armed Forces

Template:Country data Iran

Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution

Template:Country data Republic of Ireland

Defence Forces

Template:Country data Israel

Israel Defense Forces

23x15px Italy

Italian Armed Forces

23x15px Ivory Coast

Military of Ivory Coast


Template:Country data Jamaica

Jamaica Defence Force

Template:Country data Japan

Japan Self-Defense Forces

Template:Country data Jordan

Jordanian Armed Forces


Template:Country data Kazakhstan

Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Template:Country data Kenya

Kenya Defence Forces

Template:Country data North Korea

Korean People's Army

Template:Country data South Korea

Republic of Korea Armed Forces

Template:Country data Kuwait

Military of Kuwait

Template:Country data Kyrgyzstan

Military of Kyrgyzstan


23x15px Laos

Lao People's Army

23x15px Latvia

Military of Latvia

23x15px Lebanon

Lebanese Armed Forces

23x15px Liberia

Armed Forces of Liberia

23x15px Libya

Libyan National Army

23x15px Lithuania

Lithuanian Armed Forces

23x15px Luxembourg

Luxembourg Army


23x15px Republic of Macedonia

Army of the Republic of Macedonia

23x15px Madagascar

Military of Madagascar

23x15px Malawi

Malawian Defence Force

23x15px Malaysia

Malaysian Armed Forces

23x15px Mali

Military of Mali

23x15px Malta

Armed Forces of Malta

23x15px Mauritania

Military of Mauritania

23x15px Mauritius

Military of Mauritius

23x15px Mexico

Mexican Armed Forces

23x15px Moldova

Military of Moldova

23x15px Monaco

Military of Monaco

23x15px Mongolia

Mongolian Armed Forces

23x15px Montenegro

Military of Montenegro

23x15px Morocco

Royal Moroccan Armed Forces

23x15px Mozambique

Military of Mozambique


23x15px Namibia

Namibia Defence Force

23x15px Netherlands

Armed forces of the Netherlands

File:Flag of Nepal.svg   Nepal

Nepalese Armed Forces

23x15px New Zealand

New Zealand Defence Force

23x15px Nicaragua

Military of Nicaragua

23x15px Niger

Niger Armed Forces

23x15px Nigeria

Nigerian Armed Forces

23x15px Norway

Norwegian Armed Forces


23x15px Oman

Sultan of Oman's Armed Forces


23x15px Pakistan

Pakistan Armed Forces

23x15px Panama

Panamanian Public Forces

23x15px Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Defence Force

23x15px Paraguay

Military of Paraguay

23x15px Peru

Military of Peru

23x15px Philippines

Armed Forces of the Philippines

23x15px Poland

Polish Armed Forces

23x15px Portugal

Portuguese Armed Forces


23x15px Qatar

Qatar Armed Forces


23x15px Romania

Romanian Armed Forces

23x15px Russia

Russian Armed Forces

23x15px Rwanda

Rwandan Defence Forces


23x15px San Marino

Military of San Marino

23x15px Saudi Arabia

Royal Saudi Arabian Armed Forces

23x15px Senegal

Military of Senegal

23x15px Serbia

Serbian Armed Forces

23x15px Sierra Leone

Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces

23x15px Singapore

Singapore Armed Forces

23x15px Slovakia

Military of Slovakia

23x15px Slovenia

Military of Slovenia

23x15px Somalia

Military of Somalia

23x15px South Africa

South African National Defence Force

23x15px South Sudan

Sudan People's Liberation Army

23x15px Spain

Spanish Armed Forces

23x15px Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Armed Forces

23x15px Sudan

Sudanese Armed Forces

23x15px Suriname

Military of Suriname

23x15px Swaziland

Military of Swaziland

23x15px Sweden

Swedish Armed Forces

23x16px  Switzerland

Military of Switzerland

23x15px Syria

Syrian Armed Forces


23x15px Tanzania

Tanzania People's Defence Force

23x15px Thailand

Royal Thai Armed Forces

23x15px Tajikistan

Military of Tajikistan

23x15px Togo

Military of Togo

23x15px Tonga

Tonga Defence Services

23x15px Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force

23x15px Tunisia

Tunisian Armed Forces

23x15px Turkey

Turkish Armed Forces

23x15px Turkmenistan

Military of Turkmenistan


23x15px Uganda

Uganda People's Defence Force

23x15px Ukraine

Armed Forces of Ukraine

23x15px United Arab Emirates

Union Defence Force

23x15px United Kingdom

British Armed Forces

23x15px United States

United States Armed Forces

23x15px Uruguay

Military of Uruguay

23x15px Uzbekistan

Armed Forces of the Republic of Uzbekistan


23x15px Venezuela

National Armed Forces of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

23x15px Vietnam

Vietnam People's Armed Forces


23x15px Yemen

Military of Yemen


23x15px Zambia

Zambian Defence Force

23x15px Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Defence Forces

Militaries by Territory

23x15px Abkhazia

Military of Abkhazia

23x15px Republic of China (Taiwan)

Republic of China Armed Forces

23x15px Republic of Kosovo

Kosovo Security Force

23x15px Nagorno-Karabakh Republic

Military of Nagorno-Karabakh

23x15px Northern Cyprus

Military of Northern Cyprus

23x15px Somaliland

Somaliland Armed Forces

23x15px South Ossetia

Military of South Ossetia

23x15px Transnistria

Military of Transnistria

See also