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Ireland
Population 4,635,400
Budget$ 110,000,000
Manpower 8700
Aircrafts 23
Fighters 0
Helicopters 8
Attack helicopters 0
Fleet 9
Aircraftcarriers 0
Submarines 0
Nuclear weapons 0

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The Republic of Ireland's armed forces are known as the Defence Forces (Irish Forsai Cosanta). They include the Army, Air Corps and Reserve Defence Forces. The President of Ireland is the Supreme Commander of Defence Forces. The President is the Chief of Defence Forces. However, all Defence Forces officers are commissioned by the President.



In practice, the Minister of Defence acts for the President and reports to the Government of Ireland. The Council of Defence advises the Minister of Defence in relation to the affairs of the Department of Defence.

Source: Wikipedia