header HomePlacesMapsMap Products & ServicesHotels & TravelDestination GuidesWeb DirectoryContact

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:
Military & Transnational Issues

Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Click to enlarge

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Page


Other pages in this profile of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:
Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications & Transportation,
Military branches
Definition
no regular military forces; Royal Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force, Coast Guard (2007)
Manpower available for military service
Definition
males age 16-49: 34,373 (2008 est.)
Manpower fit for military service
Definition - World rank and map
males age 16-49: 28,518 (2008 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually
Definition
males age 16-49: 1,224 (2008 est.)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP
Definition - World rank and map
NA
Disputes - international
Definition
joins other Caribbean states to counter Venezuela's claim that Aves Island sustains human habitation, a criterion under UNCLOS, which permits Venezuela to extend its EEZ/continental shelf over a large portion of the eastern Caribbean Sea
Illicit drugs
Definition
transshipment point for South American drugs destined for the US and Europe; small-scale cannabis cultivation


Google
 
Web sitesatlas.com