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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Russia

Country: Saudi Arabia Russia
Capital: Riyadh Moscow
Population: 30 770 375 144 554 993
Area: 2 149 690 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Russia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 69,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 5,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 771 000
Reserve personnel: 0 2 000 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 30 201
Total artillery: 757 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 363 5 943
Rocket artillery: 122 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 86 629
Multirole aircraf: 72 428
Attack aircraft: 150 752
Helicopters: 324 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 27 313
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 7 6
Corvettes: 4 83
Submarines: 0 61

Military service

Saudi Arabia

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

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.