Archive for Category: "World Military"
The art of war, independently of its political and moral relations, consists of five principal parts, viz.: Strategy, Grand Tactics, Logistics, Tactics of the different arms, and the Art of the Engineer. We will treat of the first three branches, and begin by defining them. Written by: Antoine Henri De Jomini, Horace E. Cocroft (Commentary), [...]
The Vietnam People's Army (VPA) is official name for the armed forces of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
A military or military force (n., from Latin militarius, miles "soldier") has seen many different incarnations throughout time.
The armed forces of a state are its government sponsored defense and fighting forces and organizations. They exist to further the foreign and domestic policies of their governing body. In some countries paramilitary forces are included in a nations armed forces. Armed force is the use of armed forces to achieve political objectives.
The combined United States armed forces consists of 1.4 million active duty personnel along with several hundred thousand each in the United States Army Reserve and United States National Guard.