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Military power of Italy and Syria

Country: Italy Syria
Capital: Rome Damascus
Population: 60 795 612 17 064 854
Area: 301 338 km2 185 180 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Italy military forces description Syria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 37,7 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,27% 5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 175 900 178 000
Reserve personnel: 41 867 0
Available for military: 13 865 688 11 550 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 200 4 600×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 7 361 4 000
Total artillery: 407 3 200
Self-propelled artillery: 164 460
Rocket artillery: 21 582

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 954 706
Fighter aircraft: 80 278
Multirole aircraf: 86 40
Attack aircraft: 71 120
Helicopters: 487 163

Navy

Total naval: 148 64
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 14 2
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 8 2

Military service

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.