Best Ground Force Armies In the World

The best ground forces. I picked them only because of their training and equipment. Note that they are just ground forces not spec ops units and we won't no who's the best unless the people on my list go to war. If you are going to vote only pick the ones you really think are the best and not because they're from your homeland. Thank you.

The Top Ten

1 Pakistan Army

Pakistan Army is the best army in the world. They are the best fighters. It has defeated the Indian Amy in 1965 and India have to go to the united nation after 17 days of war to help them to stop the war. In 1971 India won the war because of the rebellion in East Pakistan and with the help of the rebels and with the help of Russia and other countries who wanted to break Pakistan through a conspiracy. Having a big army do not count but the real thing is fighting with spirit, for a cause. In the near future, if there is a war between India and Pakistan, the world will witness how the Pakistani's will create a new history of the world.

Pakistan has not won a single war against India on the other hand India defeated Pakistan thrice

Also when Pakistan invaded India in 1971 Pakistan lost more than half its troops

The bravest army of the world who can defeat any army with their spirit of iman. They are peace loving but when others try to harm their country they can do anything for them. Love you pakistan army.

Pakistan Army is one of bravest and strongest army in the world. It has the spirit to fight for its religion(Islam), for its country and it's people..

Love you pakarmy ❤️

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2 People's Liberation Army

Pakistan and China will have the power to control Asia in the future. As they are great allies

Very big army with more than 100 Miljons Man

Don't know why Pakistan is on first spot? Do they just look for their country's name and vote without thinking? Even a child can say China has best ground Military at present. Most of US power come from its Naval and Air force wing whereas China derives it power from PLA.

But my fellow Chinese bros beware, we Indians will soon catch u and give a tough competition.
Love from India

Pak Army zindabad

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3 Korean People's Army Ground Force

Though I don't support North Korea, you have to admit they have an insane army. Mainly their nearly 6 million paramilitary that would crush or at least put up a good fight for anyone who wants a fight. Overall their are people better like the USA but for ground forces, they are extremely strong. But seriously they need to crack down their budget and buy some food for their people.

I don't think so

Korean People's Army is strongest army.

I have done some reasearch and with reserve and active it totals at 8.9 million.

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4 Russian Ground Forces

Because we the USA provided Afghan fighters with the weapons to shoot down the Russian helicopters and fight with

The Russian Ground Forces are experienced and have more tanks than any other army. Russia sells inferior equipment to India and Pakistan

The Russian Ground Forces have the best and most nuclear weapons, and well-trained soldiers this should be number 1.

Should be first place.

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5 Republic of Korea Army

One of the best armies in the world as they are constantly on the alert and face imminent threat from the North Korea.

The one who helped Korea during Korean war also known as "forgotten war" is THE Philippines! Over 7000 filipino sent in Korea to join the war. They give their life to help Korea even if not their home land..

6 Turkish Army


Everyone in turkey is a soldier.
When the ottoman empire was invaded inworld war two, old men and teenagers between the ages 14 and 20 fought against the invading force.

Turkey's itself is an army not just soldiers. Every citizen of Turkey borned and raised to be brothers and sisters when a threat comes out. We grew like warriors. Every Turkish have a faith to their blood. If you want to invade this country you must destroy every living in that country. Our army is our people not just our soldiers.

Best army

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7 United States Army

Just because the other armies are big and kill doesn't mean anything, it's who you kill. American soldiers are professionals, war fighting is life. Much like the Spartans, they don't farm, they don't work the mills, they train, for large scale combat on many fronts. American solders have been feared and respected in every conflict. Any nation in peril begs for American relief. And we ALWAYS oblige. Without political restraint America could decimate any foe without nuclear weapons in hours. America can project her might anywhere anytime in a way none can match combined. We try to use it to help those who can't help themselves.

The United States army has the most dedicated soldiers I know...they never leave a man behind and even treat war animals with equal value...not to mention the weapons at their disposal...I think the US army deserves to be in the top 3 in the world

No they are not afraid to die because they fight for their country and to protect their family. They are the most feared yet they are afraid of no one. The only reason the US has lost any war is not because of their incompetence in battle that is far from the truth they have lost because the civilians have lost the will to fight.

well duh

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8 Indian Army

India is trying to be peace full country. That's the reason why Pakistan is still in the world map. If the defense forces of India are unleashed than in a matter of hours they fact that country like Pakistan existed will be blown away

Indian army in 1965 went to UNO and appealed Pakistan to stop the war and bring Pakistan army back from India. They try to attack Pak army on border and in return when Pak army attacks then their media gives false reports against Pakistan army saying that Pakistan supports terrorism. No matter how much weapons they buy but they don't have enough spirit to fight against Pakistan.

We are challenge to Indian army that fight to Pakistani triable angencies peoples then Indian army fight to our best pak army its open challenge to Indian army.

The Indian Army ranks amongst the top 3 armies in the world, behind only China and the USA. India has a number of regiments, each braver than, if not equal to another regiment. Any war that Pakistan has fought with India, has only resulted in India's victory, thanks to its brave troops. India has one of the most powerful armoury in the world and more than advanced technology than even its civilians. Indian army can easily take down its dear neighbour Pakistan in a face off. India has brains and India's got brawns. Soon, India might as well leave behind its neighbours to become the most powerful army in the world.

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9 Islamic Republic of Iran Army

They are brave because they are fighting for their country not for money or their government as it always was in a past few hundred years.

The army who creates terror into other's eye.

Yeah we are the best

I agree - Nargiskhan

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10 Egyptian Army

They are armed by science and faith and carry no fear from anyone, They'd devote themselves for death rather than their lands would be colonized.

They are very focused on their mission and are very keen if any country will challenge them

They would sacrifice themselves for there country's sake


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The Contenders

11 Nepalese Army

The bravest army troops in the world which was never under rule of any powerful nations... Jay Nepal

Nepal is the bravest among bravest,
Because Indian army and British armies are taking the help of Nepal in their dangerous missions.
UN always choose Nepalese army at first for their every single missions.

And history is alive that no war and no mission is been lost where there were Nepalese troops.

Nepal was never invade or ruled by any other countries. Neighbor county India was invaded and ruled by British Empire, where Nepal remain Independent as it is supposed to be, because Nepal (Gorkha) had and have the greatest army of all time in the world.

Nepal army is the bravest and strongest army in the world.

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12 Nigerian Army

Best ground fighters in Africa, but our government is not doing enough for the armed forces at all, all we need is new sophisticated weapons and equipments, tanks, war ships, aircraft carrier, increase in the military salaries, a good future for them and I think we will be top 3 in the world because talk of bravery, they are number one...COMMON Nigeria.

They are the best ground force army in Africa

One of the best in Africa and it should be top 10 in the world...

They are awesome but they don't have enough ammunition

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13 United States Marines

Marines go in first come out last & never leave a marine behind that is why we are the few & the proud!

If you want it done right the first time send the corp!

Marines are the best combat soldiers in the space

Very difficult to stop, if at all.

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14 Zimbabwe Defense Forces

Zim should be number one

These are the best on the continent so far and they always prove it to any challenge

Zimbabwe is indeed the strongest and best of the best

Yes that's true

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15 Serbian Army

We may not have the most modern equipment, but we have really brave soldiers who are always willing to protect their people and country. However, the problem with equipment could be solved soon, since Russia are our great allies and partners. I hope we'll get modernized soon.

Serbians, does not have equipment, but they born like good warriors

They have the bravest soldiers on earth, altrough they don't have such modern equipment, they fought heroicaly in all wars.

Many brave battles in 20th century (first WW especially).
They were fighting against NATO alone, without any help.

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16 Philippine Army

For me they are the bravest of them all. Read the history!

They are more discipline than others because they never quit the battle

We fought to defend our beloved land even we are poor. we ready to kill and to be killed for our INANG BAYAN!

Ph army has no fear in any battle..

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17 Bangladesh Army

You can say it is a skilled army but can not say that it is THE MOST SKILLED ARMY. See for your self.

They have a glories history in 1971 & they have 400000 armies & recently they bought 2 submarines.

They are one of the bravest soldier in the world cause they once fought for their mother tongue.

Yes Bangladesh army is so brave

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18 England

The British army is best trained I did 9 years Then 5 French Foreign Legion so know More than you Want To Be's
24449995 British
176398 French Legion

The British army train the American army.

The British army trains more than any other and is brave enough to still do a bayonet charge across open ground in the 21st century against machine fun fire. Zero casualties!. The British army is historically the most disciplined fighting force. with men who would stand up and wave their arms at the enemy if they where commanded to do so.

Has the best training shouldn't be so low on the list

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19 Greek Army

They would rather die for there country than leave knowing that they didn't do anything for there country

They commited 1st victory in world war 2 with no supplies or anything else only their proud spirit of freedom.

20 Australian Army

Everyone believes that they have the best in the world, this list is dominated by nationalists with numbers on their side, China has 1.3 billion people and they are 2nd on this list, India has just over 1 billion people and they are 7th on the list, then America which has 300 million are 8th on the list. The only reason countries like those are so high is because this website chooses based on a voting system, if 3,000 people say China is better as opposed to 100 people saying Australia is better and proving it, China will be ranked higher because they have more votes, doesn't rely on proof just personal opinion. IF this website DID rely on PROOF then Australia would definitely by number 1 on this list. America would be down the bottom, after all this website is after best trained not largest.

Australia should be at least in the top 10, Australia has proved to many people that they will fight with Bravery, Loyalty and Integrity. The Australian's have always fought alongside their Allies and always come out successful.

In my opinion Australia has the bravest army out there, because we have fought the battle in Gallipoli and other places in World War 1. World War 2 We got bombed by the Japanese and we fought them off at Kokoda track. And we have fought in other wars that are still happening, and we have never backed down from a fight.

War is a useless game where we just inflict pain. When I am wise enough to run this country, we won't stop the arms race we will continue to develop technology that is compatible to any country if not better.
But I swear never to take a country to war or invade a land, we will defend what we have to death do us part and I can only hope there is someone like me from foreign land willing to take on this challenge and embrace life and have "war games" not war. Bless you all and let's hope we can pull through this time of trial and error.

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21 Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan was established in 1947 and is located in South Asia. Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and is known as the world's second most beautiful capital city. Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar are other major cities of Pakistan. Urdu and English are official languages of Pakistan. World's second more.

Pak army is very brave but stupid..because the don't know who they are fighting and why and also they take their defeat as their victory..very wise of them I suppose...

22 Uganda People's Defence Force

Yes, they are not only brave and strong but also the most disciplined Army in the region and Africa.

Actually, they should be among the 10most powerful and combat hardened in Africa

These have spread out the wing across Africa.they even look serious in their face

They are devorted

According to the conflicts that have so far erupted in Africa, it has only been Ugandan troops intervening to provide maximum security to people of that war torn country. countries like Rwanda, DR Congo, S.Sudan. Somalia, Burundi, Central African Republic, now Equatorial Guinea, and have succeeded in all wars, I think Ugandan troops is currently the most fighting and successful forces on the African continent

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23 Israel Defense Forces

This country is the best they are actually trained in many ways, towards great hatred they ahead of time in preparation. And the lessons learned from the past

Whoever made this is just clearly against Israel.. Israeli ground troops probably have some of the most experience and training out of the rest besides the fact that if they loose a war there familys and nation will be slaughtered by barbarian fundamentalists

Israel is #1 in every position there is

Whoever created this list hates isreal..

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24 Sri Lankan Army

They defeated the world's most organized and dangerous terror group.

#best army in the world

Sri Lanka should be first because they defeated the most dangerous terrorists in the world as well as they are toppers from the inwardness and spiritual strengthness

Best army

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25 Canadian Army

They continually aid the world in a way no other country can thanks to the rigorous and effective training that has been passed down from generation to generation and they keep a cool head at all times

All volunteers, trained to use their initiative to accomplish their mission with minimal support.

Very well trained. Very good combat troops.

The Best shook troops of WW1 and WW11. feared and respected by all enemies

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26 Nigeria Nigeria Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, has many natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Protected areas such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park have waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. One of the most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall more.
27 South African Army

SANDF is the most active army in Africa with the most UN-Peace Keeping mission experience and participation. The only African country who produces its own military arsenal. The Rooivalk attack helicopter (a proudly South African product) managed to defeat the MK23 rebels in DRC within a few hours where other African countries and India had little to no success in months or even years. And to finish every thing the SANDF's training is a mix of IDF training combined with British SAS training. Bonus South Africa is the only African country to have produced Nuclear Weapons and the only country world wide to have voluntarily dismantle their nuclear arsenal for the greater good.

28 Afghanistan Army

The best Muslim heroes love from pak

Best army


I am Afghani but I am from Pakistan but I love both countries because both ARe Muslims the most I love is Afghanistan army 🇦🇫.

29 Tanzanian Army

My Tanzania... Or the.

Best in africa

Actually it is one of the worlds most powerful land force

One of the best in africa

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30 Ethiopian Army

The Ethiopian army is the best because they have no fear in their hearts and no enemy big and the battle of Adwa is a testament to this. During this war we fought with Italy which was one of the mightiest army at the time which but still the courageous Ethiopian army won.

When the Ethiopian army engaged at self defensing against foreign aggressors it directly gets directives from heaven, This can be easily ascertain by reading the Adwa battle, Ethiopia against Italian aggressors.

Live or die free.

Specially their ground force can compete with USA, Russia, Chaina in any war front.

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31 Saudi Arabia Army

The bravest

32 Croatian Army

The Croatian army showed it's bravery and worth by defeating the Serbs, which were armed with the armour and equipment of the fourth biggest army in Europe, at the time, which was the Yugoslav National Army and it's paramilitary formations.
The Croatians are a peace loving race with an extremely beautiful country which they will defend loyaly and fiercely. Croatians have genes of stone and are natural and etremely brave warriors. This was all proven in the 91 to 95 war.

33 New Zealand Army
34 Armenian Army

Armenian army is very well drilled highly motivated fight till the end cause there is no tomorrow very hostile neighbours that tried in the past to genocide the Armenian race

Brave people

35 French Army

Nice training, Nice weapons, nice Vehicle and Aircraft, but too few logistic power and outnumbered soldiers...

Strongest army in europe, small but modern and could be bigger in case of war. Not strong as USA, but could defeat any other oppoment.

Bigger ratio win/lose in the world in history. Then N°1 at war in the world. Today not so strong, but could change with other gvt.

Best Main battle tank, best self propered artillery, best anti-nav missiles, best multi-role aircraft, great experience on battlefield. Not n°1 in world but at least in 5 best with US, Russia, China, and Japan

36 Liberian Army
37 Lesotho Army
38 Lebanese Army

It's the strongest army without weapons

39 Canadian Armed Forces

Simply the best, easily the most versatile and elite infantry. With a great international reputation, but is always under shown by our allies because we do not boast as they do.

Canada has never been in a war shut up the country Jordan will kick your ass

Our equipment is out of date and we are completely outnumbered

Canada has great army and will beat Jordan cause of better equiped and trained

40 United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.
41 Sudan's People Liberation Army

South Sudanese armies are strongest, because they liberated their people without being equipped with jets and tanks during their fighting with arabs of Sudan, I hope in future they will be the must powerful soldiers when they technology.


42 Fiji Fiji Fiji, officially the Republic of Fiji, is an island country in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean about 1,100 nautical miles northeast of New Zealand's North Island.

This army is so strong, they use their water guns and shoot fiji water

43 Iraq Army

Bravest army

44 Algerian Army
45 Sierra Leone Army
46 Azerbaijani Army
47 Kosovo Security Force

In Kosovo War they have been defeated by the Serbian army, NATO was one who liberated Kosovo, not UCK!

It has a good defcon. Kosovo has defeated Serbia, Yugoslavia and the KFOR. This country deserves to be in this list. But so does Albania because they both have good defcons and very good groundforces.

The Albanians have no mercy, they fight to deth, in their mind is created something like '" victory or deth" God can forgive Albaniand don't.

They are brave can beat up anyone they like! 😡

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