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Military power of France and Poland

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Country: France Poland
Capital: Paris Warsaw
Population: 67 013 000 38 454 576
Area: 640 679 km2 312 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 300 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,7 billion $ 12,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 2%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 203 000 120 000
Reserve personnel: 68 000 515 000
Available for military: 14 563 662 10 500 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 406 1 009×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 352 2 400
Total artillery: 448 729
Self-propelled artillery: 330 477
Rocket artillery: 13 180

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 076 416
Fighter aircraft: 38 30
Multirole aircraf: 150 48
Attack aircraft: 89 32
Helicopters: 512 182

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Navy

Total naval: 109 46
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 11 2
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 10 3

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Military service

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.