The Strongest Armies in The World: 2017 Edition

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There are many key elements to deciding the power of a nation’s army. Those elements can be based on quantitative terms such as the number of soldiers or the amount of equipment and tools, and it can be determined based on historical facts. Every country maintains some sort of an army for different political and protective reasons and it has almost become like a game of ‘who has a stronger and bigger military’. Unfortunately, it has gotten more necessary than ever to have a military presence. Saying this, these are the strongest, biggest and most powerful armies in the world that will leave you speechless.

41. Colombia

The Colombian Army is also referred to as The National Colombian Army and in fact, it’s the biggest division of what is known as the Colombian Armed Forces. In fact, if you break it down, there are three parts or sections that make up this long-standing army: As mentioned, there is the National Army of Colombia, the Colombian Air Force, and the Colombian Navy. With a population of almost 47 million people, it’s interesting to know that there are 445,000 soldiers who are active in service. In terms of its equipment, there are over 450 different aircraft and over 230 vessels owned by the navy.

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