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Struktur der Streitkäfte

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AfghanistanAfghan Armed Forces: Afghan National Army (ANA, includes Afghan National Army Air Force, ANAAF) (2010)
ÄgyptenArmy, Navy, Air Force, Air Defense Command
AlbanienJoint Force Command (includes Land, Naval, and Aviation Brigade Commands), Joint Support Command (includes Logistic Command), Training and Doctrine Command (2010)
AlgerienPeople's National Army (Armee Nationale Populaire, ANP), Land Forces (Forces Terrestres, FT), Navy of the Republic of Algeria (Marine de la Republique Algerienne, MRA), Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Jaza'eriya, QJJ), Territorial Air Defense Force (2009)
Andorrano regular military forces, Police Service of Andorra (2010)
AngolaAngolan Armed Forces (FAA): Army, Navy (Marinha de Guerra Angola, MGA), Angolan National Air Force (Forca Aerea Nacional Angolana, FANA) (2009)
Antigua und BarbudaRoyal Antigua and Barbuda Defense Force (2010)
ÄquatorialguineaNational Guard (Guardia Nacional de Guinea Ecuatoria, GNGE (Army), with Coast Guard (Navy) and Air Wing) (2009)
ArgentinienArgentine Army (Ejercito Argentino), Navy of the Argentine Republic (Armada Republica; includes naval aviation and naval infantry), Argentine Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Argentina, FAA) (2010)
ArmenienArmenian Armed Forces: Ground Forces, Air Force and Air Defense; "Nagorno-Karabakh Republic": Nagorno-Karabakh Self Defense Force (NKSDF) (2010)
Arubathe Royal Netherlands Navy maintains a permanent and active presence in the region from its main operating base on Curacao and a detachment on Aruba; other local security forces include a coast guard, para-military National Guard (Vrijwilligers Korps Aruba), and Police Force (2010)
AserbaidschanArmy, Navy, Air and Air Defense Forces (2010)
ÄthiopienEthiopian National Defense Force (ENDF): Ground Forces, Ethiopian Air Force (ETAF) (2010); note: Ethiopia is landlocked and has no navy; following the secession of Eritrea, Ethiopian naval facilities remained in Eritrean possession
AustralienAustralian Defense Force (ADF): Australian Army, Royal Australian Navy, Royal Australian Air Force, Special Operations Command (2006)
BahamasRoyal Bahamian Defense Force: Land Force, Navy, Air Wing (2010)
BahrainBahrain Defense Forces (BDF): Ground Force (includes Air Defense), Naval Force, Air Force, National Guard
BangladeschBangladesh Defense Force: Bangladesh Army (Sena Bahini), Bangladesh Navy (Noh Bahini, BN), Bangladesh Air Force (Biman Bahini, BAF) (2010)
BarbadosRoyal Barbados Defense Force: Troops Command, Barbados Coast Guard (2010)
BelarusBelarus Armed Forces: Land Force, Air and Air Defense Force (2009)
BelgienBelgian Armed Forces: Land Operations Command, Naval Operations Command, Air Operations Commands (2010)
BelizeBelize Defense Force (BDF): Army, BDF Air Wing (includes Special Boat Unit), BDF Volunteer Guard (2010)
BeninBenin Armed Forces (FAB): Army (l'Arme de Terre), Benin Navy (Forces Navales Beninois, FNB), Benin People's Air Force (Force Aerienne Populaire de Benin, FAPB) (2008)
BermudaBermuda Regiment (2009)
BhutanRoyal Bhutan Army (includes Royal Bodyguard and Royal Bhutan Police) (2009)
BolivienBolivian Armed Forces: Bolivian Army (Ejercito Boliviano, EB), Bolivian Navy (Fuerza Naval Boliviana, FNB; includes marines), Bolivian Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Boliviana, FAB) (2010)
Bosnien und HerzegowinaArmed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina (AFBiH): Army of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Air and Air Defense Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Zrakoplovstvo i Protuzracna Obrana, ZPO) (2010)
BotsuanaBotswana Defense Force (BDF): Ground Forces Command, Air Arm Command, Logistics Command (2010)
BrasilienBrazilian Army (Exercito Brasileiro, EB), Brazilian Navy (Marinha do Brasil (MB), includes Naval Air and Marine Corps (Corpo de Fuzileiros Navais)), Brazilian Air Force (Forca Aerea Brasileira, FAB) (2010)
Britisches Territorium im Indischen Ozeanno regular military forces
Brunei DarussalamRoyal Brunei Armed Forces: Royal Brunei Land Forces, Royal Brunei Navy, Royal Brunei Air Force (Tentera Udara Diraja Brunei) (2010)
BulgarienBulgarian Armed Forces: Ground Forces, Naval Forces, Bulgarian Air Forces (Bulgarski Voennovazdyshni Sily, BVVS) (2010)
Burkina FasoArmy, Air Force of Burkina Faso (Force Aerienne de Burkina Faso, FABF), National Gendarmerie (2010)
BurundiNational Defense Force (Forces de Defense Nationale, FDN): Army (includes naval detachment and Air Wing), National Gendarmerie (2010)
Cabo VerdePeople's Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARP): Army, Coast Guard (includes maritime air wing) (2007)
ChileArmy of the Nation, Chilean Navy (Armada de Chile, includes Naval Aviation, Marine Corps, and Maritime Territory and Merchant Marine Directorate (Directemar)), Chilean Air Force (Fuerza Aerea de Chile, FACh), Carabineros Corps (Cuerpo de Carabineros) (2010)
ChinaPeople's Liberation Army (PLA): Ground Forces, Navy (includes marines and naval aviation), Air Force (Zhongguo Renmin Jiefangjun Kongjun, PLAAF; includes Airborne Forces), and Second Artillery Corps (strategic missile force); People's Armed Police (PAP); PLA Reserve Force (2010)
Cookinselnno regular military forces; National Police Department (2009)
Costa Ricano regular military forces; Ministry of Public Security, Government, and Police (2010)
Côte d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire Defense and Security Forces (FDSCI): Army, Navy, Air Force (2006)
Curaçaothe Royal Netherlands Navy maintains a permanent and active presence in the region from its main operating base on Curacao; other local security forces include a coast guard, para-military National Guard (Vrijwilligers Korps Curacao), and Police Force (2010)
DänemarkDefense Command: Army Operational Command, Admiral Danish Fleet, Arctic Command, Tactical Air Command, Home Guard (2010)
DeutschlandFederal Armed Forces (Bundeswehr): Army (Heer), Navy (Deutsche Marine, includes naval air arm), Air Force (Luftwaffe), Joint Support Services (Streitkraeftbasis), Central Medical Service (Zentraler Sanitaetsdienst) (2010)
Dominicano regular military forces; Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force (includes Coast Guard) (2010)
Dominikanische RepublikArmy, Navy (Marina de Guerra), Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Dominicana, FAD) (2010)
DschibutiDjibouti National Army (includes Navy and Air Force)
EcuadorArmy, Navy (includes Naval Infantry, Naval Aviation, Coast Guard), Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Ecuatoriana, FAE) (2007)
El SalvadorSalvadoran Army (ES), Salvadoran Navy (FNES), Salvadoran Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Salvadorena, FAS) (2008)
EritreaEritrean Armed Forces: Ground Forces, Navy, Air Force (2010)
EstlandEstonian Defense Forces: Land Force, Navy, Air Force (Eesti Ohuvagi), Volunteer Defense League (Kaitseliit, KL) (2010)
EswatiniUmbutfo Swaziland Defense Force (USDF): Ground Force (includes Air Wing) (2010)
Falklandinselnno regular military forces
Färöerno regular military forces
FidschiRepublic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF): Land Forces, Naval Forces (2009)
FinnlandFinnish Defense Forces (FDF): Army, Navy (includes Coastal Defense Forces), Air Force (Suomen Ilmavoimat) (2007)
FrankreichArmy (Armee de Terre; includes Marines, Foreign Legion, Army Light Aviation), Navy (Marine Nationale, includes Naval Air, Maritime Gendarmerie (Coast Guard)), Air Force (Armee de l'Air (AdlA), includes Air Defense), National Gendarmerie (2010)
Französisch-Guayanano regular military forces; Gendarmerie
Französisch-Polynesienno regular military forces
GabunArmy, Navy, Air Force, National Gendarmerie, National Police
GambiaOffice of the Chief of Defense Staff: Gambian National Army (GNA), Gambian Navy (GN) (2010)
GazastreifenPalestinian Authority security forces have operated only in the West Bank, not in the Gaza Strip, since HAMAS seized power in June 2007; law and order and other security functions are performed by HAMAS security organizations (2008)
GeorgienGeorgian Armed Forces: Land Forces, Air and Air Defense Forces; note: naval forces have been incorporated into the coast guard (2010)
GhanaGhanaian Army, Ghanaian Navy, Ghanaian Air Force (2010)
GibraltarRoyal Gibraltar Regiment (2009)
Grenadano regular military forces; Royal Grenada Police Force (includes Coast Guard) (2010)
GriechenlandHellenic Army (Ellinikos Stratos, ES), Hellenic Navy (Ellinikos Polemiko Navtiko, EPN), Hellenic Air Force (Elliniki Polimiki Aeroporia, EPA) (2009)
Grönlandno regular military forces
GroßbritannienArmy, Royal Navy (includes Royal Marines), Royal Air Force (2010)
Guadeloupeno regular military forces
GuatemalaNational Army of Guatemala (Ejercito Nacional de Guatemala, ENG), Guatemalan Navy (Marina Nacional, includes Marines), Guatemalan Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Guatemalteca, FAG) (2009)
GuineaNational Armed Forces: Army, Navy (Armee de Mer or Marine Guineenne, includes Marines), Guinean Air Force (Force Aerienne de Guinee) (2009)
Guinea-BissauPeople's Revolutionary Armed Force (FARP): Army, Navy, Air Force; paramilitary force
GuyanaGuyana Defense Force: Army (includes Coast Guard, Air Corps) (2009)
Haitino regular military forces - small Coast Guard; the regular Haitian Armed Forces (FAdH) - Army, Navy, and Air Force - have been demobilized but still exist on paper until or unless they are constitutionally abolished (2009)
HondurasArmy, Navy (includes Naval Infantry), Honduran Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Hondurena, FAH) (2008)
Hongkongno regular indigenous military forces; Hong Kong garrison of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) includes elements of the PLA Ground Forces, PLA Navy, and PLA Air Force; these forces are under the direct leadership of the Central Military Commission in Beijing and under administrative control of the adjacent Guangzhou Military Region (2009)
IndienArmy, Navy (includes naval air arm), Air Force (Bharatiya Vayu Sena), Coast Guard (2009)
IndonesienIndonesian Armed Forces (Tentara Nasional Indonesia, TNI): Army (TNI-Angkatan Darat (TNI-AD)), Navy (TNI-Angkatan Laut (TNI-AL); includes marines, naval air arm), Air Force (TNI-Angkatan Udara (TNI-AU)), National Air Defense Command (Kommando Pertahanan Udara Nasional (Kohanudnas)) (2009)
IrakIraqi Armed Forces: Iraqi Army (includes Iraqi Special Operations Force, Iraqi Intervention Force), Iraqi Navy (former Iraqi Coastal Defense Force), Iraqi Air Force (former Iraqi Army Air Corps) (2005)
IranIslamic Republic of Iran Regular Forces (Artesh): Ground Forces, Navy, Air Force (IRIAF), Khatemolanbia Air Defense; Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (Sepah-e Pasdaran-e Enqelab-e Eslami, IRGC): Ground Resistance Forces, Navy, Aerospace Force, Qods Force (special operations); Law Enforcement Forces (2010)
IrlandIrish Defense Forces (IDF; Oglaigh na h-Eireann): Army, Naval Service, Air Corps (2010)
Islandno regular military forces; Icelandic National Police (2008)
IsraelIsrael Defense Forces (IDF), Israel Naval Forces (IN), Israel Air Force (IAF) (2010)
ItalienItalian Armed Forces: Italian Army (Esercito Italiano, EI), Italian Navy (Marina Militare Italiana, MMI), Italian Air Force (Aeronautica Militare Italiana, AMI), Carabinieri Corps (Arma dei Carabinieri, CC) (2010)
JamaikaJamaica Defense Force: Ground Forces, Coast Guard, Air Wing (2010)
JapanJapanese Ministry of Defense (MOD): Ground Self-Defense Force (Rikujou Jietai, GSDF), Maritime Self-Defense Force (Kaijou Jietai, MSDF), Air Self-Defense Force (Koku Jieitai, ASDF) (2009)
JemenArmy, Navy (includes Marines), Yemen Air Force (Al Quwwat al Jawwiya al Jamahiriya al Yemeniya; includes Air Defense Force), Republican Guard (2010)
JordanienJordanian Armed Forces (JAF): Royal Jordanian Land Force (RJLF), Royal Jordanian Navy, Royal Jordanian Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Malakiya al-Urduniya, RJAF), Special Operations Command (Socom); Public Security Directorate (normally falls under Ministry of Interior, but comes under JAF in wartime or crisis) (2008)
Kaimaninselnno regular military forces; Royal Cayman Islands Police Force (2010)
KambodschaRoyal Cambodian Armed Forces: Royal Cambodian Army, Royal Khmer Navy, Royal Cambodian Air Force (2010)
KamerunCameroon Armed Forces (Forces Armees Camerounaises, FAC): Army (L'Armee de Terre), Navy (includes naval infantry), Air Force (Armee de l'Air du Cameroun, AAC), Fire Fighter Corps, Gendarmerie (2010)
KanadaCanadian Forces: Land Forces Command (LFC), Maritime Command (MARCOM), Air Command (AIRCOM), Canada Command (homeland security) (2010)
KasachstanKazakhstani Armed Forces: Ground Forces, Navy, Air Mobile Forces, Air Defense Forces (2010)
KatarQatari Amiri Land Force (QALF), Qatari Amiri Navy (QAN), Qatari Amiri Air Force (QAAF) (2009)
KeniaKenya Armed Forces: Kenya Army, Kenya Navy, Kenya Air Force (2010)
KirgisistanGround Forces, Air Force (includes Air Defense Forces), National Guard (2010)
Kiribatino regular military forces (constitutionally prohibited); Police Force (2009)
KolumbienNational Army (Ejercito Nacional), National Navy (Armada Republica de Colombia, includes Naval Aviation, Naval Infantry (Infanteria de Marina, IM), and Coast Guard), Colombian Air Force (Fuerza Aerea de Colombia, FAC) (2010)
KomorenArmy of National Development (AND): Comoran Security Force, Comoran Coast Guard, Comoran Federal Police (2010)
KongoCongolese Armed Forces (Forces Armees Congolaises, FAC): Army (Armee de Terre), Navy, Congolese Air Force (Armee de l'Air Congolaise), Gendarmerie, Special Presidential Security Guard (GSSP) (2009)
Kongo, Demokratische RepublikArmed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Forces d'Armees de la Republique Democratique du Congo, FARDC): Army, National Navy (La Marine Nationale), Congolese Air Force (Force Aerienne Congolaise, FAC) (2010)
Korea, Demokratische VolksrepublikNorth Korean People's Army: Ground Forces, Navy, Air Force; civil security forces (2005)
Korea, RepublikRepublic of Korea Army, Navy (includes Marine Corps), Air Force (2009)
KosovoKosovo Security Force (2010)
KroatienArmed Forces of the Republic of Croatia (Oruzane Snage Republike Hrvatske, OSRH), consists of five major commands directly subordinate to a General Staff: Ground Forces (Hrvatska Kopnena Vojska, HKoV), Naval Forces (Hrvatska Ratna Mornarica, HRM; includes coast guard), Air Force and Air Defense Command, Joint Education and Training Command, Logistics Command; Military Police Force supports each of the three Croatian military forces (2010)
KubaRevolutionary Armed Forces (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias, FAR): Revolutionary Army (Ejercito Revolucionario, ER, includes Territorial Militia Troops (Milicia de Tropas de Territoriales, MTT)); Revolutionary Navy (Marina de Guerra Revolucionaria, MGR, includes Marine Corps); Revolutionary Air and Air Defense Forces (DAAFAR), Youth Labor Army (Ejercito Juvenil del Trabajo, EJT) (2010)
KuwaitKuwaiti Land Forces (KLF), Kuwaiti Navy, Kuwaiti Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Kuwaitiya), Kuwaiti National Guard (KNG) (2009)
LaosLao People's Armed Forces (LPAF): Lao People's Army (LPA; includes Riverine Force), Air Force (2010)
LesothoLesotho Defense Force (LDF): Army (includes Air Wing) (2010)
LettlandNational Armed Forces (Nacionalo Brunoto Speku): Ground Forces, Navy (Latvijas Juras Speki; includes Coast Guard (Latvijas Kara Flotes)), Latvian Air Force (Latvijas Gaisa Speki), Border Guard, Latvian Home Guard (Latvijas Zemessardze) (2010)
LibanonLebanese Armed Forces (LAF): Army ((Al Jaysh al Lubnaniya) includes Navy (Al Quwwat al Bahiriyya al Lubnaniya), Air Force (Al Quwwat al Jawwiya al Lubnaniya)) (2010)
LiberiaArmed Forces of Liberia (AFL): Army, Navy, Air Force
LibyenArmed Peoples on Duty (APOD, Army), Libyan Arab Navy, Libyan Arab Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Jamahiriya al-Arabia al-Libyya, LAAF), Libyan Coast Guard (2008)
Liechtensteinno regular military forces (constitutionally prohibited); Principality of Liechtenstein National Police (Landespolizei, LP) (2010)
LitauenGround Forces, Naval Forces, Air Forces (Karines Oro Pajegos, KOP), National Defense Volunteer Forces (2010)
LuxemburgArmy (2010)
Macauno regular military forces
MadagaskarPeople's Armed Forces: Intervention Force, Development Force, and Aeronaval Force (navy and air); National Gendarmerie
MalawiMalawi Armed Forces: Army (includes Air Wing and Naval Detachment) (2009)
MalaysiaMalaysian Armed Forces (Angkatan Tentera Malaysia, ATM): Malaysian Army (Tentera Darat Malaysia), Royal Malaysian Navy (Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia, TLDM), Royal Malaysian Air Force (Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia, TUDM) (2010)
MaledivenMaldives National Defense Force (MNDF): Marine Corps, Security Protection Group, Coast Guard (2010)
MaliMalian Armed Forces: Army, Republic of Mali Air Force (Force Aerienne de la Republique du Mali, FARM), National Guard (2008)
MaltaArmed Forces of Malta (AFM; includes air and maritime elements) (2010)
MarokkoRoyal Armed Forces (Forces Armees Royales, FAR): Royal Moroccan Army (includes Air Defense), Royal Moroccan Navy (includes Coast Guard, Marines), Royal Moroccan Air Force (Al Quwwat al Jawyiya al Malakiya Marakishiya; Force Aerienne Royale Marocaine) (2010)
Marshallinselnno regular military forces; under the 1983 Compact of Free Association, the US has full authority and responsibility for security and defense of the Marshall Islands; Marshall Islands Police (2009)
Martiniqueno regular military forces Gendarmerie
MauretanienMauritanian Armed Forces: Army, Mauritanian Navy (Marine Mauritanienne; includes naval infantry), Islamic Air Force of Mauritania (Force Aerienne Islamique de Mauritanie, FAIM) (2010)
Mauritiusno regular military forces; Mauritius Police Force, Special Mobile Force, National Coast Guard (2009)
MexikoSecretariat of National Defense (Secretaria de Defensa Nacional, Sedena): Army (Ejercito, includes Mexican Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Mexicana, FAM)); Secretariat of the Navy (Secretaria de Marina, Semar): Mexican Navy (Armada de Mexico, ARM, includes Naval Air Force (FAN), naval infantry) (2009)
Mikronesienno regular military forces
MoldauNational Army: Joint Operations Command (includes land forces, air and air defense, and special forces units), Logistics Command (2010)
Monacono regular military forces; the Palace Guard performs ceremonial duties
MongoleiMongolian Armed Forces: Mongolian Army, Mongolian Air Force; there is no navy (2010)
MontenegroArmed Forces of the Republic of Montenegro: Army, Navy, Air Force (2009)
Montserratno regular military forces; Royal Montserrat Police Force (2010)
MosambikMozambique Armed Defense Forces (FADM): Mozambique Army, Mozambique Navy (Marinha de Guerra, MdG), Mozambique Air Force (Forca Aerea de Mocambique, FAM) (2008)
MyanmarMyanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw): Army (Tatmadaw Kyi), Navy (Tatmadaw Yay), Air Force (Tatmadaw Lay) (2010)
NamibiaNamibian Defense Force (NDF): Army, Navy, Air Wing (2009)
Nauruno regular military forces; Nauru Police Force (2009)
NepalNepal Army (2010)
Neukaledonienno regular military forces; French military, police, and gendarmerie (2009)
NeuseelandNew Zealand Defense Force (NZDF): New Zealand Army, Royal New Zealand Navy, Royal New Zealand Air Force (Te Hokowhitu o Kahurangi, RNZAF) (2010)
NicaraguaNational Army of Nicaragua (Ejercito Nacional de Nicaragua, ENN; includes Navy, Air Force) (2010)
NiederlandeRoyal Netherlands Army, Royal Netherlands Navy (includes Naval Air Service and Marine Corps), Royal Netherlands Air Force (Koninklijke Luchtmacht, KLu), Royal Military Police (2010)
Niederländische Antillenno regular military forces; National Guard (2010)
NigerNigerien Armed Forces (Forces Armees Nigeriennes, FAN): Army, Nigerien Air Force (Force Aerienne du Niger) (2010)
NigeriaNigerian Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force (2008)
Niueno regular indigenous military forces; Police Force
NordmazedonienArmy of the Republic of Macedonia (ARM): Joint Operational Command, with subordinate Air Wing (Makedonsko Voeno Vozduhoplovstvo, MVV); Special Operations Regiment; Logistic Support Command; Training Command (2010)
NorwegenNorwegian Army (Haeren), Royal Norwegian Navy (Kongelige Norske Sjoeforsvaret, RNoN; includes Coastal Rangers and Coast Guard (Kystvakt)), Royal Norwegian Air Force (Kongelige Norske Luftforsvaret, RNoAF), Home Guard (Heimevernet, HV) (2010)
OmanSultan's Armed Forces (SAF): Royal Army of Oman, Royal Navy of Oman, Royal Air Force of Oman (al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Sultanat) (2010)
ÖsterreichLand Forces (KdoLdSK), Air Forces (KdoLuSK)
PakistanArmy (includes National Guard), Navy (includes Marines and Maritime Security Agency), Pakistan Air Force (Pakistan Fiza'ya) (2010)
Palauno regular military forces; Palau National Police (2009)
Panamano regular military forces; Panamanian public forces include: Panamanian National Police (PNP), National Air-Naval Service (SENAN), National Border Service (SENAFRONT) (2010)
Papua-NeuguineaPapua New Guinea Defense Force (PNGDF; includes Maritime Operations Element, Air Operations Element) (2009)
ParaguayArmy, National Navy (Armada Nacional, includes Marine Corps, Naval Aviation), Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Paraguay, FAP) (2010)
PeruArmy of Peru (Ejercito Peruano), Navy of Peru (Marina de Guerra del Peru, MGP (includes naval air, naval infantry, and Coast Guard)), Air Force of Peru (Fuerza Aerea del Peru, FAP) (2010)
PhilippinenArmed Forces of the Philippines (AFP): Army, Navy (includes Marine Corps and Coast Guard), Air Force (2010)
PolenPolish Armed Forces: Land Forces, Navy, Air and Air Defense Aviation Forces, Special Forces (2010)
PortugalPortuguese Army (Exercito Portuguesa), Portuguese Navy (Marinha Portuguesa; includes Marine Corps), Portuguese Air Force (Forca Aerea Portuguesa, FAP) (2010)
Puerto Ricono regular indigenous military forces; paramilitary National Guard, Police Force
Réunionno regular indigenous military forces, French forces (including Army, Navy, Air Force, and Gendarmerie)
RuandaRwandan Defense Forces (RDF), Rwandan Patriotic Air Force (2009)
RumänienLand Forces, Naval Forces, Romanian Air Force (Fortele Aeriene Romane, FAR), Special Operations (2010)
Russische FöderationGround Forces (Sukhoputnyye Voyskia, SV), Navy (Voyenno-Morskoy Flot, VMF), Air Forces (Voyenno-Vozdushniye Sily, VVS); Airborne Troops (VDV), Strategic Rocket Forces (Raketnyye Voyska Strategicheskogo Naznacheniya, RVSN), and Space Troops (Kosmicheskiye Voyska, KV) are independent "combat arms," not subordinate to any of the three branches; Russian Ground Forces include the following combat arms: motorized-rifle troops, tank troops, missile and artillery troops, air defense of ground troops (2010)
Salomonenno regular military forces; Solomon Islands Police Force (2009)
SambiaZambian National Defense Force (ZNDF): Zambian Army, Zambian Air Force, National Service (2009)
Samoano regular military forces; Samoa Police Force (2008)
San Marinono regular military forces; voluntary Military Force (Corpi Militari) performs ceremonial duties and limited police support functions (2010)
São Tomé und PríncipeArmed Forces of Sao Tome and Principe (FASTP): Army, Coast Guard of Sao Tome e Principe (Guarda Costeira de Sao Tome e Principe, GCSTP), Presidential Guard (2010)
Saudi-ArabienMinistry of Defense and Aviation Forces: Royal Saudi Land Forces, Royal Saudi Naval Forces (includes Marine Forces and Special Forces), Royal Saudi Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Malakiya as-Sa'udiya), Royal Saudi Air Defense Forces, Royal Saudi Strategic Rocket Forces, Saudi Arabian National Guard (SANG)
SchwedenSwedish Armed Forces (Forsvarsmakten): Army (Armen), Royal Swedish Navy (Marinen), Swedish Air Force (Svenska Flygvapnet) (2010)
SchweizSwiss Armed Forces: Land Forces, Swiss Air Force (Schweizer Luftwaffe) (2010)
SenegalSenegalese Armed Forces: Army, Senegalese Navy (Marine Senegalaise), Senegalese Air Force (Armee de l'Air du Senegal) (2009)
SerbienSerbian Armed Forces (Vojska Srbije, VS): Land Forces Command (includes Riverine Component, consisting of a river flotilla on the Danube), Air and Air Defense Forces Command (2010)
SeychellenSeychelles Defense Force: Army, Coast Guard (includes Naval Wing, Air Wing), National Guard (2005)
Sierra LeoneRepublic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF): Army (includes Maritime Wing and Air Wing) (2009)
SimbabweZimbabwe Defense Forces (ZDF): Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA), Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ), Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) (2009)
SingapurSingapore Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force (includes Air Defense) (2010)
Sint Maartenthe Royal Netherlands Navy maintains a permanent and active presence in the region from its main operating base on Curacao and through a detachment on Sint Maarten; other local security forces include a coast guard, para-military National Guard (Vrijwilligers Korps Sint Maarten), and Police Force (KPSM) (2010)
SlowakeiArmed Forces of the Slovak Republic (Ozbrojene Sily Slovenskej Republiky): Land Forces (Pozemne Sily), Air Forces (Vzdusne Sily) (2010)
SlowenienSlovenian Army (includes air and naval forces)
SomaliaNational Security Force (NSF): Somali Army (2010)
SpanienSpanish Armed Forces: Army (Ejercito de Tierra), Spanish Navy (Armada Espanola, AE; includes Marine Corps), Spanish Air Force (Ejercito del Aire Espanola, EdA) (2010)
Spitzbergenno regular military forces
Sri LankaSri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Navy, Sri Lanka Air Force (2010)
St. Kitts und NevisRoyal Saint Kitts and Nevis Defense Force (includes Coast Guard), Royal Saint Kitts and Nevis Police Force; for national security, Saint Kitts and Nevis relies on the Regional Security System, headquartered in Barbados (2010)
St. Luciano regular military forces; Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (includes Special Service Unit and Coast Guard) (2010)
St. Vincent und die Grenadinenno regular military forces; Royal Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force, Coast Guard; for national defense, Saint Vincent relies on the Regional Security System, headquartered in Barbados (2010)
SüdafrikaSouth African National Defense Force (SANDF): South African Army, South African Navy (SAN), South African Air Force (SAAF), Joint Operations Command, Military Intelligence, South African Military Health Services (2009)
SudanSudanese Armed Forces (SAF): Land Forces, Navy (includes Marines), Sudanese Air Force (Sikakh al-Jawwiya as-Sudaniya), Popular Defense Forces; Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA): Popular Army, Air Force (2009)
SurinameNational Army (Nationaal Leger, NL; includes Naval Wing and Air Wing) (2010)
SyrienSyrian Armed Forces: Syrian Arab Army, Syrian Arab Navy, Syrian Arab Air and Air Defense Forces (includes Air Defense Command) (2008)
TadschikistanGround Forces, Air and Air Defense Forces, Mobile Forces (2010)
TaiwanArmy, Navy (includes Marine Corps), Air Force, Coast Guard Administration, Armed Forces Reserve Command, Combined Service Forces Command, Armed Forces Police Command
TansaniaTanzanian People's Defense Force (Jeshi la Wananchi la Tanzania, JWTZ): Army, Naval Wing (includes Coast Guard), Air Defense Command (includes Air Wing), National Service (2007)
ThailandRoyal Thai Army (Kongthap Bok Thai, RTA), Royal Thai Navy (Kongthap Ruea Thai, RTN, includes Royal Thai Marine Corps), Royal Thai Air Force (Kongthap Agard Thai, RTAF) (2010)
Timor-LesteTimor-Leste Defense Force (Forcas de Defesa de Timor-L'este, Falintil (F-FDTL)): Army, Navy (Armada) (2010)
TogoTogolese Armed Forces (Forces Armees Togolaise, FAT): Ground Forces, Togolese Navy (Marine du Togo), Togolese Air Force (Force Aerienne Togolaise, TAF), National Gendarmerie (2010)
TongaTonga Defense Services (TDS): Land Force (Royal Guard), Naval Force (includes Royal Marines, Air Wing) (2009)
Trinidad und TobagoTrinidad and Tobago Defense Force (TTDF): Trinidad and Tobago Army, Coast Guard, Air Guard, Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (2010)
TschadArmed Forces: Chadian National Army (Armee Nationale du Tchad, ANT), Chadian Air Force (Force Aerienne Tchadienne, FAT), Gendarmerie (2008)
TunesienTunisian Armed Forces (Forces Armees Tunisiens, FAT): Army, Navy, Republic of Tunisia Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Jamahiriyah At'tunisia) (2009)
TürkeiTurkish Armed Forces (TSK): Turkish Land Forces (Turk Kara Kuvvetleri), Turkish Naval Forces (Turk Deniz Kuvvetleri; includes naval air and naval infantry), Turkish Air Force (Turk Hava Kuvvetleri) (2010)
TurkmenistanArmy, Navy, Air and Air Defense Forces (2010)
Tuvaluno regular military forces; Tuvalu Police Force (2009)
UgandaUganda Peoples Defense Force (UPDF): Army (includes Marine Unit), Uganda Air Force (2010)
UkraineGround Forces, Naval Forces, Air and Air Defense Forces (Viyskovo-Povitryani Syly, VPS) (2010)
UngarnLand Forces, Hungarian Air Force (Magyar Legiero, ML) (2010)
UruguayUruguayan Armed Forces: Uruguayan National Army (Ejercito Nacional Uruguaya, ENU), Uruguayan National Navy (Armada Nacional del Uruguay; includes naval air arm, Naval Rifle Corps (Cuerpo de Fusileros Navales, Fusna), Maritime Prefecture in wartime), Uruguayan Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Uruguaya, FAU) (2010)
UsbekistanArmy, Air and Air Defense Forces, National Guard
Vanuatuno regular military forces; Vanuatu Police Force (VPF), Vanuatu Mobile Force (VMF; includes Police Maritime Wing (PMW)) (2009)
VatikanstadtPontifical Swiss Guard Corps (Corpo della Guardia Svizzera Pontificia) (2010)
VenezuelaNational Bolivarian Armed Forces (Fuerza Armada Nacional Bolivariana, FANB): Bolivarian Army (Ejercito Bolivariano, EB), Bolivarian Navy (Armada Bolivariana, AB); includes Naval Infantry, Coast Guard, Naval Aviation), Bolivarian Military Aviation (Aviacion Militar Bolivariana, AMB), Bolivarian National Guard (Guardia Nacional Bolivaria, GNB), Bolivarian Militia (Milicia Bolivariana, MB) (2010)
Vereinigte Arabische EmirateUnited Arab Emirates Armed Forces: Army, Navy (includes Marines), Air Force and Air Defense, Border and Coast Guard Directorate (BCGD) (2009)
Vereinigte StaatenUnited States Armed Forces: US Army, US Navy (includes Marine Corps), US Air Force, US Coast Guard; note - Coast Guard administered in peacetime by the Department of Homeland Security, but in wartime reports to the Department of the Navy (2009)
VietnamPeople's Armed Forces: People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) (includes People's Navy Command (with Naval Infantry, Coast Guard), Air and Air Defense Force (Khong Quan Nhan Dan), Border Defense Command), People's Public Security Forces, Militia Force, Self-Defense Forces (2010)
Zentralafrikanische RepublikCentral African Armed Forces (Forces Armees Centrafricaines, FACA): Ground Forces (includes Military Air Service), General Directorate of Gendarmerie Inspection (DGIG), National Police (2009)
ZypernRepublic of Cyprus: Greek Cypriot National Guard (Ethniki Forea, EF; includes naval and air elements); northern Cyprus: Turkish Cypriot Security Force (GKK) (2009)