Montenegro Political System

According to, with capital city of Podgorica, Montenegro is a country located in Southern Europe with total population of 628,077.

Where is Montenegro

Montenegro discharged its military duty with the country’s independence in 2006. The country joined NATO in 2017. Montenegro has a total workforce of 1950 active personnel. In addition, 10 100 semi-military, of which about 4100 are special police forces.

Land area 13,812 km²
Total population 609.859
Population density (per km²) 44.2
Capital Podgorica
Official language Serbian
Income per capita $ 17,800
Currency Euro
ISO 3166 code ME
Internet TLD .me
License plate MNE
Telephone code +382
Time zone UTC +01: 00
Geographic coordinates 42 30 N, 19 18 O

The army is easily equipped and has 875 active personnel. The Air Force has 225 active personnel and 14 helicopters. The Navy has a staff of 350, five patrol vessels, and one auxiliary vessel. See ABBREVIATIONFINDER for how MW can stand for Montenegro.

International operations

In 2018, Montenegro participated, among others, in the NATO operation in Afghanistan (Operation Resolute Support) with 20 personnel, and in the UN operation in Western Sahara (MINURSO) with two observers.