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Military power of India and Syria

Country: India Syria
Capital: New Delhi Damascus
Population: 1 276 267 000 17 064 854
Area: 3 287 590 km2 185 180 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
More: India military forces description Syria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 140 000 178 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 0
Available for military: 319 129 420 11 550 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 426 4 600×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 4 000
Total artillery: 5 067 3 200
Self-propelled artillery: 290 460
Rocket artillery: 292 582

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 216 706
Fighter aircraft: 323 278
Multirole aircraf: 329 40
Attack aircraft: 220 120
Helicopters: 725 163

Navy

Total naval: 214 64
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 2
Corvettes: 24 0
Submarines: 15 2

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

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.