Danish Defence (Danish Forsvaret Faroese, Danska verjan Greenlandic Illersuisut), is the unification of the armed forces of Denmark. It is responsible for the defense of Denmark and its constituent self-governing countries Greenland, Faroe Islands, and Denmark. The Defence promotes Denmark's wider interests, supports international peacekeeping efforts, and provides humanitarian aid.
The Royal Danish Army is Denmark's main land warfare branch. The Royal Danish Navy is a blue-water navy with 20 commissioned vessels. The Royal Danish Air Force has an operational fleet of fixed-wing and rotating aircraft.