List of current defence ministers
States recognised by the United Nations
States with limited recognition, non-UN member states
|State||List||Defence minister||Party||Assumed office|
|Rrustem Berisha||Alliance for the Future of Kosovo||9 September 2017|
|Mohamed Lamine El Bouhali|
|Ahmed Haji Abdi Adami|
|List||Yen Teh-fa||Independent||26 February 2018|
- "Aoun, Hariri sweep half of new Lebanese cabinet". Now.mmedia.me. Retrieved 8 April 2017.
- "Martha Ruiz, designada ministra de Defensa de Nicaragua - Noticias Infodefensa América". Infodefensa.com. 21 February 2014. Retrieved 8 April 2017.
- The Palestinian Authority renamed itself the State of Palestine on 6 January 2013 (a move not recognized by Israel). Do not confuse with the "State of Palestine" proclaimed on 15 November 1988 by the Palestinian National Council (PNC) in Algiers which remains a putative state, de facto ineffective despite partial international recognition.