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Military power of Singapore and Syria

Country: Singapore Syria
Capital: Singapore Damascus
Population: 5 607 300 17 064 854
Area: 719 km2 185 180 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Singapore military forces description Syria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,8 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,33% 5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 72 500 178 000
Reserve personnel: 312 500 0
Available for military: 1 255 902 11 550 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 196 4 600×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 860 4 000
Total artillery: 204 3 200
Self-propelled artillery: 48 460
Rocket artillery: 18 582

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 273 706
Fighter aircraft: 27 278
Multirole aircraf: 100 40
Attack aircraft: 0 120
Helicopters: 84 163

Navy

Total naval: 44 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 2
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 4 2

Military service

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

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.