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Military power of Azerbaijan and Iran

Country: Azerbaijan Iran
Capital: Baku Tehran
Population: 9 713 500 78 192 200
Area: 86 600 km2 1 648 195 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 1,46 billion $ 12,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 66 940 550 000
Reserve personnel: 300 000 1 800 000
Available for military: 3 000 000 23 619 215

Land Forces

Tanks: 615 2 569×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 937 1 315
Total artillery: 704 5 383
Self-propelled artillery: 190 320
Rocket artillery: 224 1 493

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 127 883
Fighter aircraft: 5 151
Multirole aircraf: 13 88
Attack aircraft: 11 49
Helicopters: 75 324

Navy

Total naval: 31 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 1 6
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 4 40

Military service

Azerbaijan

18-35 years of age for cumpulsory military service; service obligation 18 months or 12 months for university graduates; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 17 year olds are considered to be on active service at cadet military schools.

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.