Comparing the Pakistan & Afghanistan military power
There are escalating skirmishes on Pakistan-Afghanistan border. A Pakistani army major – Major Ali Jawad Changezi – has succumbed to injuries received yesterday in firing from across the Torkham border on Monday.
We do not know yet if the conflict will intensify or there will be effort for normalcy.
Check current status in this Reuters story.
Below is a comparison of both militaries’s current capabilities and available firepower for 2016. Courtesy: Global Firepower Index.
Pakistan 2016 | Global rank: 13
Full Pakistan listing here.
Afghanistan 2016 | Global rank: 66
Full Afghanistan listing here.
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