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Military power of Syria and Malaysia

Country: Syria Malaysia
Capital: Damascus Kuala Lumpur
Population: 17 064 854 30 894 900
Area: 185 180 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 0 296 300
Available for military: 11 550 000 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 1 261
Total artillery: 3 200 301
Self-propelled artillery: 460 30
Rocket artillery: 582 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 274
Fighter aircraft: 278 48
Multirole aircraf: 40 45
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 163 72

Navy

Total naval: 64 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 2
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 2 2

Military service

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.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.