Here is the question :
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES DOES NOT HAVE A STANDING ARMY?
Here is the option for the question :
- Costa Rica
And, the answer for the the question is :
[STC003587] As a result of a civil war that took place in 1948, Costa Rica’s armed forces were abolished, and now the nation is one of the largest countries in the world that does not have a permanent army. Seventy years later, the internal security is handled by the police force, and the nation’s military budget has been redirected toward healthcare, education and environmental protection.