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Most powerful armies in the world: US is No 1; find out where India, China and Pakistan rank

Most powerful armies in the world: US is No 1; find out where India, China and Pakistan rank

Most powerful armies in the world: US is No 1; find out where India, China and Pakistan rank
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By Pradeep Suresh  Mar 24, 2021 6:35:59 PM IST (Published)

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The GFP ranking of world militaries is based on number of weapons they have, diversity of weapons, natural resources, available industries, manpower and financial stability

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Global Firepower released its index of the most powerful armed forces in the world. The GFP ranking of world militaries is based on number of weapons they have, diversity of weapons, natural resources, available industries, manpower and financial stability. The PowerIndex score -- which ranks armies -- is based 55 individual factors. A perfect PowerIndex is 0.0000, according to the GFP.  (Image: AP Photo)

Pakistan's Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrives to attend the Pakistan Day military parade in Islamabad, Pakistan, March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood
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No 10: Pakistan | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.208 (Image: Reuters)

No 10 | Germany | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.210 (Image: Reuters)
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No 9: Brazil | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.204 (Representative Image: Reuters)

No 8 | UK | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.180 (Image: Reuters)
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No 8: United Kingdom | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.201 (Image: Reuters)

No 5 | France | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.158 (Image: Reuters)
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No 7: France | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.169 (Image: Reuters)

No 7 | South Korea | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.176 (Image: Reuters)
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No 6: South Korea | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.162 (Image: Reuters)

No 6 | Japan | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.171 (Image: Reuters)
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No 5: Japan | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.144 (Image: Reuters)

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No 4: India | Global Firepower Powerindex: 0.121 (Image: AP)

No 3 | China | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.067 (Image: Reuters)
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No 3: China | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.086 (Image: Reuters)

No 2 | Russia | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.064 (Image: Reuters)
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No 2: Russia | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.080 (Image: Reuters)

No 1 | US | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.062 (Image: Reuters)
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No 1: USA | Global Firepower PowerIndex: 0.072 (Image: Reuters)

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