If ever you plan to go to war with any of the countries on this list, abort mission.
Ostensibly, there is actually a list of the most powerful military forces in the world and these are the countries that you would not want to face head to head with.
Every year, Global Firepower releases its list of the most powerful military forces in the world.
A few countries have slipped down the list but things get more interesting further down the list as both North and South Korea have moved several places up, most likely due to the military escalations happening there.
Iran is another big mover on the list which proves that Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, their military leader is staying true to his word when he said that he is ready to go to war with U.S and Israel.
The ranking’s algorithms looked at 55 factors, including such “bonuses” as belonging to NATO, proven or suspected possession of nuclear weapons, geography, financial health, logistical capabilities, industrial capacity, and natural resources, and their global status – First, Second, or Third World.
These are the top 10 most powerful militaries in the world: