Croatian Ground Army (Croatian: Hrvatska kopnena vojska), commonly referred as "Croatian Army" (Hrvatska vojska) is a branch of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia. Image File history File links Hkov. ... Croatias military is officially called Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia (Oružane Snage Republike Hrvatske) and it consists of these branches: ground forces (Hrvatska kopnena vojska) naval forces (Hrvatska Ratna Mornarica) air and air defense forces (Hrvatsko ratno zrakoplovstvo i protuzračna obrana) Total active duty members of the...
The fundamental role and purpose of Croatian Army, is to promote and protect vital national interests of the Republic of Croatia, defend sovereignty and territorial integrity of the state.
The Croatian Army is therefore organizing to be a proponent of the implementation of the war operation, combating primarily on land but also on the coastland and on islands.
Basic tasks of the Croatian Army are:
Maintaining optimal level of combat readiness of stand-by forces
Securing development of the wartime composition of the Armed Forces
Fighting aggressor's main forces on strategic-operational directions and against air and amphibious assaults
Preventing, in cooperation with other parts of the Armed Forces, entry of the aggressor into depth of the territory and preserving its compactness
Construction and development of the capability to respond to requests of the non-traditional tasks that are placed in front of the Croatian Army
In order to fulfil its role and accomplish its tasks, Croatian Army is structured as follows:
Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Want to know more? Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:
Press Releases |
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m