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Military power of Spain and Syria

Country: Spain Syria
Capital: Madrid Damascus
Population: 46 439 864 17 064 854
Area: 505 990 km2 185 180 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Spain military forces description Syria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 204 692 178 000
Reserve personnel: 16 200 0
Available for military: 11 759 557 11 550 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 327 4 600×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 530 4 000
Total artillery: 239 3 200
Self-propelled artillery: 96 460
Rocket artillery: 0 582

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 533 706
Fighter aircraft: 48 278
Multirole aircraf: 86 40
Attack aircraft: 0 120
Helicopters: 179 163

Navy

Total naval: 54 64
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 2
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 3 2

Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

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.