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Military power of Syria and Philippines

Country: Syria Philippines
Capital: Damascus Manila
Population: 17 064 854 102 984 100
Area: 185 180 km2 300 000 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Philippines military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 178 000 125 000
Reserve personnel: 0 131 000
Available for military: 11 550 000 25 614 135

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 0×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 672
Total artillery: 3 200 323
Self-propelled artillery: 460 0
Rocket artillery: 582 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 221
Fighter aircraft: 278 2
Multirole aircraf: 40 0
Attack aircraft: 120 23
Helicopters: 163 124

Navy

Total naval: 64 132
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 4
Corvettes: 0 12
Submarines: 2 0

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.

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).