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Military power of Iran and Germany

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Country: Iran Germany
Capital: Tehran Berlin
Population: 78 192 200 82 175 700
Area: 1 648 195 km2 357 168 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 41,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 1,2%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 178 334
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 40 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 18 529 299

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 328×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 3 357
Total artillery: 5 383 441
Self-propelled artillery: 320 149
Rocket artillery: 1 493 50

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 776
Fighter aircraft: 151 125
Multirole aircraf: 88 93
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 380

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Navy

Total naval: 406 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 10
Corvettes: 3 5
Submarines: 40 6

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Military service

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.

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.