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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Sweden

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Country: United Arab Emirates Sweden
Capital: Abu Dhabi Stockholm
Population: 5 927 482 9 851 017
Area: 83 600 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 1,24%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 42 000
Reserve personnel: 0 12 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 2 065 782

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Land Forces

Tanks: 388 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 2 357
Total artillery: 306 244
Self-propelled artillery: 183 24
Rocket artillery: 68 0

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 240
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 146 98
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 53

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Navy

Total naval: 72 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 11 9
Submarines: 0 5

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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.

Sweden

18-47 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; Swedish citizenship required; service obligation: 7.5 months (Army), 7-15 months (Navy), 8-12 months (Air Force); the Swedish Parliament has abolished compulsory military service, with exclusively voluntary recruitment as of July 2010; conscription remains an option in emergencies; after completing initial service, soldiers have a reserve commitment until age 47.