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Military power of Iran and Romania

Country: Iran Romania
Capital: Tehran Bucharest
Population: 78 192 200 19 511 000
Area: 1 648 195 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Iran military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 80 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 1 557
Total artillery: 5 383 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 320 47
Rocket artillery: 1 493 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 159
Fighter aircraft: 151 42
Multirole aircraf: 88 0
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 66

Navy

Total naval: 406 61
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 3
Corvettes: 3 7
Submarines: 40 1

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.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.