Canada has strong support from America. There is very close cooperation between the Canadian Military and the American Military.
The sourness in relations between India and Canada is increasing day by day. The situation is going from bad to worse due to the Canadian government not taking any strict action against the blatant activities of the separatist group Khalistan, which intends to break India. Hours after Canada expelled an Indian official over allegations that he had links to the killing of a pro-Khalistan separatist leader in June, India in a ‘tit-for-tat’ action arrested a Canadian. The diplomat was announced to be expelled on Tuesday. Earlier, Canada also stopped the India-Canada Pre-Trade Agreement with India.
Canada has the 20th largest army
Canada has strong support from America. There is very close cooperation between the Canadian Military and the American Military. The militaries of both the countries have jointly carried out various types of missions in different parts of the world. But because of this he ignored his military capability. The force formed in Canada in 1968 is called the Canadian Armed Forces. Its three wings are trained to carry out operations in water, land and air. In the Global Firepower Index 2023, which assesses the strength of the army, India ranked fourth in the world in terms of military strength. Whereas the Canadian Army is the 20th largest army. India has about 1.4 million soldiers while Canada has only 71 thousand soldiers.
|total number of soldiers||14.5 lakh||71 thousand|
|Self Propelled Artillery||140||0|
Can’t find people to recruit
India is spending about $69 billion on its army. At the same time, Canada is spending a very small part of its GDP on the army. This is around $36.7 billion. Apart from this, Canada is also not getting people to join the army. Last year, the Trudeau government also appealed to the youth to join the army. Canada signed the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty as part of a NATO treaty during the Cold War. Under this rule, Canada is also a developed country without lethal weapons. It is mentioned that if there is any threat to Canada, the nuclear armed countries will help it.