Global Firepower (3 pictures)
This maps show military power of individual countries around the world. From the amount of troops to the financial expenditures on the army.
Will military power become less important in the coming decades? Throughout history military power has been paramount and economic power a luxury. This has slowly changed to the point that the two roles have been reversed. Japan, China and even the United States have relied on economic prosperity to finance formidable military forces.
Has economic power replaced military might? What’s your opinion.