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Military power of United Arab Emirates and France

Country: United Arab Emirates France
Capital: Abu Dhabi Paris
Population: 5 927 482 67 013 000
Area: 83 600 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description France military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 215 019
Reserve personnel: 0 27 680
Available for military: 3 240 000 14 563 662

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 6 352
Total artillery: 306 448
Self-propelled artillery: 183 330
Rocket artillery: 68 13

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 1 036
Fighter aircraft: 0 35
Multirole aircraf: 146 150
Attack aircraft: 0 84
Helicopters: 202 480

Navy

Total naval: 72 110
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 11 0
Submarines: 0 10

Military service

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.