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Military power of Syria and Netherlands

Country: Syria Netherlands
Capital: Damascus Amsterdam
Population: 17 064 854 17 000 059
Area: 185 180 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Netherlands military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 8,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 1,2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 000 59 346
Reserve personnel: 0 32 200
Available for military: 11 550 000 7 728 129

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 1 046
Total artillery: 3 200 57
Self-propelled artillery: 460 57
Rocket artillery: 582 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 187
Fighter aircraft: 278 0
Multirole aircraf: 40 63
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 163 99

Navy

Total naval: 64 56
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 2 2
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 2 4

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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.