Liberia Does Not Have An Army – Liberia Has A Brigade and Here’s WhyThe Liberian people deserve to know the truth ahead of Armed Forces Day on February 11. Martin Kollie [email protected], Contributing WriterIn terms of military strength ranking, Liberia only tops a small south Asian landlocked kingdom. Out of 138 countries, Liberia ranks 137 with a rating of 9.5753 according to the 2021 Global Fire Power Military Ranking. With all due respect, the official rank of the Chief of Staff, Prince C. Johnson, is Brigadier General and not General, Lieutenant General, or even Major General. The military spending/defense budget of Liberia for 2017 was US$20m, a 4.23% increase from 2016 under former Pres.
Source: Front Page Africa February 09, 2021 19:07 UTC