Soldiers of the Bundeswehr abroad, as of May 2019

Number of German soldiers participating in international operations, as of May 2019

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 13, 2019
Soldiers of the Bundeswehr abroad, as of May 2019 This statistic shows the Bundeswehr missions abroad with the number of soldiers operating in them respectively. A total of 1,200 German soldiers were involved in the Resolute Support in Afghanistan as of March 6th, 2019. In total, 3,191 German soldiers were involved in international operations.
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Number of German soldiers participating in international operations, as of May 2019

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Number of Bundeswehr soldiers
Resolute Support (Afghanistan)1,200
MINUSMA (Mali)834
Anti-IS-Einsatz (Syria/ Iraq)437
Sea Guardian (Mediterranean)201
EUTM Mali (Mali)194
UNIFIL (Lebanon)117
Atalanta (Horn of Africa)78
KFOR (Kosovo)63
STRATAIRMEDEVAC (Germany)**48
UNMISS (Southern Sudan)13
UNAMID (Sudan)3
MINURSO (Western Sahara)3
Total*3,191
Number of Bundeswehr soldiers
Resolute Support (Afghanistan)1,200
MINUSMA (Mali)834
Anti-IS-Einsatz (Syria/ Iraq)437
Sea Guardian (Mediterranean)201
EUTM Mali (Mali)194
UNIFIL (Lebanon)117
Atalanta (Horn of Africa)78
KFOR (Kosovo)63
STRATAIRMEDEVAC (Germany)**48
UNMISS (Southern Sudan)13
UNAMID (Sudan)3
MINURSO (Western Sahara)3
Total*3,191
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 13, 2019
This statistic shows the Bundeswehr missions abroad with the number of soldiers operating in them respectively. A total of 1,200 German soldiers were involved in the Resolute Support in Afghanistan as of March 6th, 2019. In total, 3,191 German soldiers were involved in international operations.
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