In Pictures: The 75 Most Powerful Military Forces in the World

In this gallery, Newsweek looks at the most powerful military forces in the world, starting with the 75th strongest and working up to number one. Getty Images
75. Cuba. Defense Budget: $700,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 1,256,000. Total Aircraft Strength: 80. Tanks: 50. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 1,830. Total Naval Assets: 12. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Yamil Lage/AFP
74. Slovakia. Defense Budget: $1,025,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 14,675. Total Aircraft Strength: 42. Tanks: 22. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 478. Total Naval Assets: 0. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Joe Klamar/AFP
73. Libya. Defense Budget: $3,000,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 100,000. Total Aircraft Strength: 121. Tanks: 340. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 699. Total Naval Assets: 5. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Goran Tomasevic/Reuters
72. Jordan. Defense Budget: $1,500,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 170,600. Total Aircraft Strength: 260. Tanks: 1,321. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 2,547. Total Naval Assets: 37. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. John MacDougall/AFP
71. Sudan. Defense Budget: $2,470,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 282,150. Total Aircraft Strength: 181. Tanks: 360. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 415. Total Naval Assets: 18. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Ashraf Shazly/AFP
70. Ecuador. Defense Budget: $2,400,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 158,500. Total Aircraft Strength: 122. Tanks: 232. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 385. Total Naval Assets: 19. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 2. Fredy Builes/Reuters
69. Afghanistan. Defense Budget: $11,500,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 200,000. Total Aircraft Strength: 205. Tanks: 0. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 9.562. Total Naval Assets: 0. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Ahmad Masood/Reuters
68. Croatia. Defense Budget: $958,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 21,525. Total Aircraft Strength: 74. Tanks: 72. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 574. Total Naval Assets: 28. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Antonio Bronic/Reuters
67. Bulgaria. Defense Budget: $700,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 52,650. Total Aircraft Strength: 66. Tanks: 531. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 1,103. Total Naval Assets: 29. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Stoyan Nenov/Reuters
66. Belgium. Defense Budget: $5,085,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 38,800. Total Aircraft Strength: 173. Tanks: 0. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 545. Total Naval Assets: 17. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Yves Herman/Reuters
65. Singapore. Defense Budget: $9,700,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 504,500. Total Aircraft Strength: 226. Tanks: 196. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 2,192. Total Naval Assets: 40. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. China Daily/Reuters
64. Yemen. Defense Budget: $1,440,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 43,500. Total Aircraft Strength: 169. Tanks: 826. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 3,007. Total Naval Assets: 30. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Abdulla al-Qadry/AFP
63. Hungary. Defense Budget: $1,040,000,000. Total Military Personnel: 77,250. Total Aircraft Strength: 33. Tanks: 32. Armored Fighting Vehicles: 1,123. Total Naval Assets: 0. Aircraft Carriers: 0. Submarines: 0. Viktor Veres/Reuters