Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) is the military of Ethiopia. Civil direction of the military is carried out through the Ministry of Defense, which oversees the ground forces, air force, as well as the Defense Industry Sector. At the moment, ENDF consists of at least two three separate branches: Ground Forces and Ethiopian Air Force. The total active manpower of Ethiopian armed forces is around 185,000 soldiers.
The land forces of Ethiopian Army are around 180,000 personnel with the structure:
4 regional commands with 18 Infantry divisions, 4 Mechanised divisions, 1 1 Commando division and 1 Security division.