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Military power of Canada and Syria

Country: Canada Syria
Capital: Ottawa Damascus
Population: 35 151 728 17 064 854
Area: 9 984 670 km2 185 180 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Syria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 178 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 0
Available for military: 8 031 266 11 550 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 4 600×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 4 000
Total artillery: 161 3 200
Self-propelled artillery: 0 460
Rocket artillery: 0 582

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 706
Fighter aircraft: 0 278
Multirole aircraf: 103 40
Attack aircraft: 0 120
Helicopters: 165 163

Navy

Total naval: 62 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 2
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 2

Military service

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.