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Military power of Iran and Jordan

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Country: Iran Jordan
Capital: Tehran Amman
Population: 78 192 200 9 915 942
Area: 1 648 195 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 14 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 4,6%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 110 700
Reserve personnel: 350 000 65 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 3 285 575

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 531 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 625 3 149
Total artillery: 4 096 621
Self-propelled artillery: 570 461
Rocket artillery: 1 438 88

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 850 260
Fighter aircraft: 130 0
Multirole aircraf: 73 46
Attack aircraft: 52 8
Helicopters: 324 126

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Navy

Total naval: 406 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 0
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 0

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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.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.