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Military power of Syria and Romania

Country: Syria Romania
Capital: Damascus Bucharest
Population: 17 064 854 19 511 000
Area: 185 180 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 0 80 000
Available for military: 11 550 000 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 1 557
Total artillery: 3 200 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 460 47
Rocket artillery: 582 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 159
Fighter aircraft: 278 42
Multirole aircraf: 40 0
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 163 66

Navy

Total naval: 64 61
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 3
Corvettes: 0 7
Submarines: 2 1

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.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.