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Military power of Pakistan and Russia

Country: Pakistan Russia
Capital: Islamabad Moscow
Population: 199 085 847 144 554 993
Area: 796 095 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 69,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 5,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 771 000
Reserve personnel: 513 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 30 201
Total artillery: 3 827 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 415 5 943
Rocket artillery: 134 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 186 629
Multirole aircraf: 210 428
Attack aircraft: 82 752
Helicopters: 583 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 235 313
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 10 6
Corvettes: 0 83
Submarines: 8 61

Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.