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Military power of Iran and United Arab Emirates

Country: Iran United Arab Emirates
Capital: Tehran Abu Dhabi
Population: 78 192 200 5 927 482
Area: 1 648 195 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Iran military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 0
Available for military: 23 619 215 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 5 813
Total artillery: 5 383 306
Self-propelled artillery: 320 183
Rocket artillery: 1 493 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 489
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 88 146
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 202

Navy

Total naval: 406 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 0
Corvettes: 3 11
Submarines: 40 0

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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.