List of military alliances

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This is the list of military alliances.

Historical examples[edit]


In Judges 1:3, the Israelite tribes of Judah and Simeon agreed to campaign together for their allotted territories in the Promised Land:

So Judah said to Simeon his brother, "Come up with me to my allotted territory, that we may fight against the Canaanites; and I will likewise go with you to your allotted territory". And Simeon went with him.

Hellenic Period[edit]

Confederate alliance of Greek city-states

Early modern period[edit]

Nineteenth century[edit]

All the participants in the Napoleonic Wars. Blue: The Coalition and their colonies and allies. Green: The First French Empire, its protectorates, colonies, and allies.
Holy Alliance 1815.

Twentieth century[edit]

Alliances in the First World War
Alliances in the Second World War
Alliances during the Cold War (1980)

Twenty-first century[edit]

Contemporary security alliances[edit]




South America[edit]


North America[edit]



Africa and Asia[edit]

  • Islamic Military Alliance (IMAFT), a 34-member alliance based at a joint command center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Its creation was first announced by Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, the Saudi Minister of Defense, on December 14, 2015. Saudi Arabia Turkey Egypt Libya Tunisia Morocco Mali Mauritania Sudan Somalia Chad Nigeria Niger United Arab Emirates Yemen Qatar Bahrain Pakistan Bangladesh Malaysia Djibouti Benin Kuwait Lebanon Maldives Oman State of Palestine Senegal Sierra Leone Togo Gabon Eritrea Comoros Ivory Coast Afghanistan

Africa and South America[edit]

Africa and North America[edit]


Asia and North America[edit]


North America and Oceania[edit]




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