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Military power of Sweden and United Arab Emirates

Country: Sweden United Arab Emirates
Capital: Stockholm Abu Dhabi
Population: 9 851 017 5 927 482
Area: 450 295 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Sweden military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 12 000 0
Available for military: 2 065 782 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 5 813
Total artillery: 244 306
Self-propelled artillery: 24 183
Rocket artillery: 0 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 489
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 98 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 53 202

Navy

Total naval: 213 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 9 11
Submarines: 5 0

Military service

Sweden

18-47 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; Swedish citizenship required; service obligation: 7.5 months (Army), 7-15 months (Navy), 8-12 months (Air Force); the Swedish Parliament has abolished compulsory military service, with exclusively voluntary recruitment as of July 2010; conscription remains an option in emergencies; after completing initial service, soldiers have a reserve commitment until age 47.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.