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Military power of Saudi Arabia and France

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Country: Saudi Arabia France
Capital: Riyadh Paris
Population: 30 770 375 67 013 000
Area: 2 149 690 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 2,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 203 000
Reserve personnel: 325 000 68 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 14 563 662

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Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 6 352
Total artillery: 757 448
Self-propelled artillery: 474 330
Rocket artillery: 122 13

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 855 1 076
Fighter aircraft: 62 38
Multirole aircraf: 54 150
Attack aircraft: 168 89
Helicopters: 341 512

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Navy

Total naval: 27 109
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 7 11
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 0 10

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Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.