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Military power of Syria and Saudi Arabia

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Country: Syria Saudi Arabia
Capital: Damascus Riyadh
Population: 17 064 854 30 770 375
Area: 185 180 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 10%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 150 000 230 000
Reserve personnel: 0 325 000
Available for military: 11 550 000 8 240 714

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Land Forces

Tanks: 4 156 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 810 9 096
Total artillery: 3 156 757
Self-propelled artillery: 424 474
Rocket artillery: 582 122

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 518 855
Fighter aircraft: 110 62
Multirole aircraf: 40 54
Attack aircraft: 96 168
Helicopters: 167 341

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Navy

Total naval: 37 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 0 0

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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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.