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Military power of Switzerland and Vietnam

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Country: Switzerland Vietnam
Capital: Bern Hanoi
Population: 8 306 200 92 700 000
Area: 41 285 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

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

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Manpower

Active personnel: 140 000 482 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 1 852 580 30 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 224 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 500 2 380
Total artillery: 224 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 224 280
Rocket artillery: 0 1 094

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 193 274
Fighter aircraft: 40 37
Multirole aircraf: 26 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 45 145

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Navy

Total naval: 0 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 0 23
Submarines: 0 6

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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.

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.