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Military power of France and Venezuela

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Country: France Venezuela
Capital: Paris Caracas
Population: 67 013 000 31 568 179
Area: 640 679 km2 916 445 km2
Nuclear weapons: 300 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,7 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 203 000 323 000
Reserve personnel: 68 000 400 000
Available for military: 14 563 662 8 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 406 312×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 352 1 152
Total artillery: 448 200
Self-propelled artillery: 330 60
Rocket artillery: 13 36

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 076 456
Fighter aircraft: 38 0
Multirole aircraf: 150 42
Attack aircraft: 89 0
Helicopters: 512 102

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Navy

Total naval: 109 37
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 11 3
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 10 2

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Military service

France

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

Venezuela

All citizens of military service age (18-60 years old) are obligated to register for military service, though mandatory recruitment is forbidden; the minimum service obligation is 12 months.