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Military power of Syria and Ukraine

Country: Syria Ukraine
Capital: Damascus Kiev
Population: 17 064 854 44 429 471
Area: 185 180 km2 603 500 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Syria military forces description Ukraine military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 5,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 000 250 000
Reserve personnel: 0 85 000
Available for military: 11 550 000 11 149 646

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 600 2 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 6 731
Total artillery: 3 200 4 202
Self-propelled artillery: 460 1 366
Rocket artillery: 582 796

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 706 576
Fighter aircraft: 278 39
Multirole aircraf: 40 0
Attack aircraft: 120 26
Helicopters: 163 390

Navy

Total naval: 64 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 1
Corvettes: 0 1
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.

Ukraine

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months