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Military power of Romania and Iran

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

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.

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.