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Military power of Switzerland and Ukraine

Country: Switzerland Ukraine
Capital: Bern Kiev
Population: 8 306 200 44 429 471
Area: 41 285 km2 603 500 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Switzerland military forces description Ukraine military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 4,83 billion $ 5,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,8% 6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 140 000 250 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 85 000
Available for military: 1 852 580 11 149 646

Land Forces

Tanks: 224 2 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 500 6 731
Total artillery: 224 4 202
Self-propelled artillery: 224 1 366
Rocket artillery: 0 796

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 193 576
Fighter aircraft: 40 39
Multirole aircraf: 26 0
Attack aircraft: 0 26
Helicopters: 45 390

Navy

Total naval: 0 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 1
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 0 0

Military service

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.

Ukraine

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months