Sunday, April 29, 2012

Top 10 Most Expensive Military Forces in the World - 2010

The 24/7 Wall Street put together a list of the most powerful armies in the world, and unsurprisingly, the US finished in the first spot. The United States spent close to $700 billion on its armed forces in 2010, more than $500 billion more than China. According to 24/7 Wall Street, the world spent $1.63 trillion on military spending last year. Here are the 10 most expensive military forces in the world.


1. United States – Spent $698 Billion


2. China – Spent $119 Billion


3. UK – Spent $59.6 Billion


4. France – Spent $59.3 Billion


5. Russia – Spent $58.7 Billion


6. Japan – Spent $54.5 Billion


7. Saudi Arabia – Spent $45.2 Billion


8. Germany – Spent $45.2 Billion


9. India – Spent $41.3 Billion


10. Italy – Spent $37 Billion