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Military power of Iran and Poland

Country: Iran Poland
Capital: Tehran Warsaw
Population: 78 192 200 38 454 576
Area: 1 648 195 km2 312 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Iran military forces description Poland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 9,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 120 000
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 515 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 10 500 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 1 065×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 2 358
Total artillery: 5 383 706
Self-propelled artillery: 320 454
Rocket artillery: 1 493 180

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 539
Fighter aircraft: 151 32
Multirole aircraf: 88 48
Attack aircraft: 49 32
Helicopters: 324 283

Navy

Total naval: 406 83
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 2
Corvettes: 3 1
Submarines: 40 5

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.

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.