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No. 10: Turkey

Budget: $18.2 billion 

Active frontline personnel: 410,500 

Tanks: 3,778 

Total aircraft: 1,020 

Submarines: 13 

The World’s 10 Strongest Militaries

Which nations possess the most powerful conventional armies in the world? Swiss finance company Credit Suisse has tried to work this out, using several factors to determine a country’s military power. 

These include how many active military personnel, tanks, helicopters, combat aircraft, aircraft carriers and submarines they have. The United States, predictably, holds the top spot but some of the other entries are a surprise… (Courtesy - Business Insider; Images - Getty)