Nouasseur Air Base (IATA: EVX, ICAO: LFOE) near Casablanca in Morocco , was a United States Air Force base .
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about 350,000 troops
As of 2020 384 tanks are in the Moroccan arsenal of this type.
The United States
The 14 USAFWS squadrons based at Nellis are the 6th Weapons Squadron (WPS) (F-35A), 8th WPS ( EC-130H , RC-135, E-8C, E-3C, CRC and Advanced Weapons Director), 16th WPS ( F-16 ), 17th WPS ( F-15E ), 19th WPS (Intelligence), 26th WPS (MQ-9), 32d WPS (Cyber), 34th WPS ( HH-60G / HC-130J ), 57th WPSS (Operational Support), 66th WPS
According to the Global Firepower Index, Morocco’s military is a force to be reckoned with in the region. Rabat – The Global Firepower Index, a military strength ranking, put the Moroccan military in the 61st position out of 137 countries worldwide.
Rabat – Morocco has ranked the 57th most powerful country in the world, according to US News and World Report. The kingdom climbed four places from the 2019 list, where it ranked 61st.
Morocco maintains close relations with Europe and the United States. Morocco belongs to the United Nations, Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union, Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the Non-Aligned Movement, and the Community of Sahel-Saharan States. King Mohammed VI chairs the OIC’s Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Committee.
In Morocco , the right to private gun ownership is not guaranteed by law . Private gun license is also limited to hunting rifles, short guns and hunting shotguns issued by Police in Morocco . with the exception to pistols and rifles which are reserved for the military personnel in Morocco .
Morocco, 7th richest country in Africa Morocco holds a total wealth of $122 billion. The top three are South Africa , holding $722 billion; Egypt , holding $330 billion; and Nigeria , with a total wealth of $253 billion dollars.
Africa’s 2020 military power ranking (GFP)
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In 2020, China had the largest armed forces in the world by active duty military personnel, with about 2.18 active soldiers. India, the United States , North Korea, and Russia rounded out the top five largest armies respectively, each with over one million active military personnel.
Russia has military bases and facilities in Syria and five countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO)— Armenia , Belarus , Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan —as well as in the separatist territories of Abkhazia (Georgia), South Ossetia (Georgia), and Transnistria (Moldova).