military strength

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Noun1.military strength - capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a warmilitary strength - capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war; "we faced an army of great strength"; "politicians have neglected our military posture"
sea power - naval strength
capability, capableness - the quality of being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally; "he worked to the limits of his capability"
firepower - (military) the relative capacity for delivering fire on a target
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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If confirmed, the crashes would be a blow to the military strength Russia aimed to display in launching what it said were 26 missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria some 1,500 km from the Caspian Sea on Wednesday.
Making clear that cancelling the F-35 purchase was in no way meant to decrease Canada's military strength, the Liberal leader criticized the Conservatives for failing to speedily follow through on a number of weapons purchases, adding that Canada s military needs "more teeth and less tail.
After miserable defeat in 1962 war with China, India received great number of weapons, tanks, fighter plans, Navy ships and submarines from US and Russia and used that military strength against Pakistan in 1965 war but of no use, he said.
More than 30 foreign leaders and government officials witnessed the parade that showcased China's military strength and power.
Uzbekistan is ranked the 48th for its Military Strength among 108 countries of the world, according to the 2014 Global Firepower Index.
According to AP, Siemoniak also said Poland does not see Russia's show of military strength as a preparation for war.
Last month NATO-member Poland said it was drawing up a long-term plan to shift some of its military strength towards its eastern border, following Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea earlier this year.
On Sunday, around 50,000 people turned out to get closer to the ship and to witnesses the show of military strength brought to Wales for the summit during a Meet the Forces event in Cardiff Bay.
The Kingdom's military strength has reached 27 million, which is the population of the country including soldiers and ordinary citizens.
The fact that most of these countries lack military strength is also exacerbating the situation.
Cameron also stated that Western allies should sustain a strong presence in eastern Europe to respond quickly to any potential threats, adding that in a show of military strength, the UK plans to send 1,300 troops and 350 armored vehicles to take part in an October NATO exercise in Poland.
Nasser Muthana, 20, from Cardiff was filmed bragging about the fanatics' military strength.

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