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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Switzerland

Country: United Arab Emirates Switzerland
Capital: Abu Dhabi Bern
Population: 5 927 482 8 306 200
Area: 83 600 km2 41 285 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description Switzerland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 0,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 0 80 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 1 852 580

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 224×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 1 500
Total artillery: 306 224
Self-propelled artillery: 183 224
Rocket artillery: 68 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 193
Fighter aircraft: 0 40
Multirole aircraf: 146 26
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 45

Navy

Total naval: 72 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 11 0
Submarines: 0 0

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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.