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The Union State of Russia and Belarus is a supranational organisation consisting of Russia and Belarus. The present goal of the Union State mainly focuses on economic, defense integration and intelligence apparatuses. Russia and Belarus in 2009 implemented the first stage of joint military officer training programs designed to integrate the military structures of the countries. This military collective is called the Regional Forces Group of Belarus and Russia.

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (North Atlantic Alliance) is an intergovernmental military alliance which was signed in Washington on 4 April 1949. NATO is a system of collective security: its independent member states agree to defend each other against attacks by others countries. NATO's main headquarters are located in Brussels. The following twelve states signed the treaty and became the founding members: Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, United Kingdom and United States. The following states joined the treaty after 1949: Greece, Germany, Turkey and Spain. Members who joined after the dissolution of the Soviet Union: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Albania, Croatia, Montenegro and North Macedonia.

Before and during the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine, several NATO countries sent army to reinforce the alliance's eastern flank. Alliance had deployed 40,000 troops along its 2,500 kilometres long Eastern flank to deter possible Russian aggression. On 5 July the North Atlantic Alliance members signed off on the accession protocols for Sweden and Finland and formally approved the decisions of the NATO summit.

Finland joined the alliance on 4 April 2023.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 87.3 billion $ 1321.7 billion $
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Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 916 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,063,000 3,254,339
Reserve personnel: 2,344,750 2,633,732
Available for military: 37,265,736 206,903,543

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Highest value in the world: 2,035,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 12,919 13,156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 26,043 84,064
Total artillery: 19,307 11,921
Self-propelled artillery: 6,883 4,379
Rocket artillery: 4,702 1,833

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,267 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 4,617 21,389
Fighter aircraft: 374 1,012
Multirole aircraft: 386 3,664
Attack aircraft: 756 693
Helicopters: 1,733 8,424
UCAV (combat drone): 100 689

Total aircraft

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Highest value in the world: 13,175 (USA)
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Navy

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Total naval: 653 1,916
Aircraftcarriers: 1 28
Destroyers: 14 122
Frigates: 11 112
Corvettes: 80 55
Submarines: 66 144

Total naval

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Highest value in the world: 967 (North Korea)
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Nuclear weapons

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Military service

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