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Top Ten Army of the World 2015

THE US
THE US

July/August 2015 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Despite recently closing hundreds of bases in Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States still maintains nearly 800 military bases in more than 70 countries and territories abroad—from giant “Little Americas” to small radar facilities.

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Russia
Russia

In 2015, SIPRI found that Russia was the world's second biggest exporter of major weapons for the period 2010-14, increasing exports by 37 per cent. India, China and Algeria accounted for almost 60 percent of total Russian exports.

China
China

As military forces around the world are ... The following list is sourced from the 2017 edition of "The Military Balance" published annually ... China 2,183,000 ...

India
India

29 Largest Armies In The World China has the largest standing army in the world followed by India and the United States. The military are there to protect their country from harm.

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THE UK
THE UK

The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom. As of 2017, the British Army comprises just over 80,000 trained regular (full-time) personnel and just over 26,500 trained reserve (part-time) personnel.

France
France

At the beginning of World War II the French Army deployed ... At the end of World War II France was immediately ... Personnel strength of the French Army 2015:

Germany
Germany

The German Army (German: Deutsches Heer) is the land component of the armed forces of Germany. The present-day German Army was founded in 1955 as part of the newly formed West German Bundeswehr together with the Marine (German Navy) and the Luftwaffe (German Air Force). As of 28 February 2018, the German Army had a strength of 60,431 soldiers.

Turkey
Turkey

The Turkish Land Forces (Turkish: Türk Kara Kuvvetleri), or Turkish Army (Turkish: Türk Ordusu), is the main branch of the Turkish Armed Forces responsible for land-based military operations.

The United States
The United States

Organization. The Army, as one of the three military departments (Army, Navy and Air Force) reporting to the Department of Defense, is composed of two distinct and equally important components: the active component and the reserve components. The reserve components are the United States Army Reserve and the Army National Guard.

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The United Kingdom
The United Kingdom

The British Army contributes two of the three special forces formations to the United Kingdom Special Forces directorate: the Special Air Service and Special Reconnaissance Regiments. The Special Air Service consists of one regular-army and two reserve regiments.

1 British SAS
1 British SAS

The Special Air Service (SAS) is a special forces unit of the British Army. The SAS was founded in 1941 as a regiment, and later reconstituted as a corps in 1950. The unit undertakes a number of roles including covert reconnaissance, counter-terrorism, direct action and hostage rescue.

2 Navy SEALs
2 Navy SEALs

SEALs (Sea, Air, Land) teams go through what is considered by some to be the toughest military training in the world. Basic Underwater Demolition/ SEAL (BUD/S) training is conducted at the Naval Special Warfare Center in Coronado.

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3 Russian Spetsnaz
3 Russian Spetsnaz

According to an independent military expert, one of the authors of the book "The New Russian Army" - Anton Lavrov, the Russian Air Force used the world experience. - In the West, there has long been the helicopters for special forces - for example, an American family of MH-60 BlackHawk, French Ec-725 Saracal.

4 U.S Green Berets
4 U.S Green Berets

U.S. Army Special Forces wear the green beret because of their link to the British Commandos of World War II. The first Ranger unit, commonly known as Darby's Rangers, was formed in Northern Ireland during the summer of 1942.

5 The Delta Force
5 The Delta Force

The 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (1st SFOD-D), commonly referred to as Delta Force, Combat Applications Group (CAG), "The Unit", Army Compartmented Element (ACE), or within JSOC as Task Force Green, is an elite special mission unit of the United States Army, under operational control of the Joint Special Operations Command.

6 Shayetet 13
6 Shayetet 13

History unit Shayetet 13 – first period. Special unit Shayetet 13, also known as Flotilla 13 or S13 simply enters the narrow circle of two or three best Israeli special forces.

7 Pakistan Special Service Group (SSG)
7 Pakistan Special Service Group (SSG)

Pakistan’s elite special forces unit, army’s Special Services Group (SSG) has been listed as the best special forces group, ahead of units such as the US Navy SEALs and the British Special Air Service group. The list, by Business Insider Australia ranked Pakistani commandos as the best of the nine top elite forces from around the world.

8 US Rangers
8 US Rangers

The United States Army Rangers are designated U.S. Army ... In August 2015, two women graduated from Ranger ... COL Arthur D. Simons - Army Ranger in World War ...

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