January 2010
Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p363
The article presents the defence profile of Brunei. His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadin Waddaulah is the country's Head of State as well as Prime and Defence Minister, while Dato Paduka Awang Haji Mustappa Bin Haji Sirat is the Permanent Defence Secretary. The Defence Ministry consists 5,000 military personnel with 1,000 British soldiers for oil facilities protection. The ministry has its allocated budget worth 1.04 billion U.S. dollars.


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