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Military power of Syria and Spain

Country: Syria Spain
Capital: Damascus Madrid
Population: 17 064 854 46 439 864
Area: 185 180 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Spain military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 000 204 692
Reserve personnel: 0 16 200
Available for military: 11 550 000 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 2 530
Total artillery: 3 200 239
Self-propelled artillery: 460 96
Rocket artillery: 582 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 533
Fighter aircraft: 278 48
Multirole aircraf: 40 86
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 163 179

Navy

Total naval: 64 54
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 2 3

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.

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.