Chilean Army

land warfare branch of Chile's military

The Chilean Army is the land armed forces branch of the Chilean Armed Forces. There are 45,000 recruits in the army of which 12,400 are conscripts.[1]

Chilean Army

Always Victorious and Undefeated
Strength 45,000 recruits (12,700 are conscripts)
Military expenditures
Dollar figure $9.7 billion (2008 est.)
Percent of GDP 4% (2008 est.)

In terms of innovation, the Chilean Army has become one of the most technologically advanced and professional armies by having used programs to get better and more modern equipment.[2][3] They have acquired a number of new methods to help them have a completely modern army.

The Chilean Army receives military equipment from many countries of the world.

References change

  1. International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), The Military Balance, 2002–2003 Archived 2011-07-25 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 6 April 2012
  2. Chile : Country Studies - Federal Research Division, Library of Congress Retrieved 6 April 2012
  3. Chile (01/08) Retrieved 6 April 2012

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