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Military power of Germany & Iran

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Germany vs Iran

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Country: Germany (DE) Iran (IR)
Capital: Berlin Tehran
Population: 82 175 700 78 192 200
Area: 357 168 km2 1 648 195 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 44,3 billion $ 14 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 178 334 550 000
Reserve personnel: 40 000 350 000
Available for military: 18 529 299 23 619 215

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 2 531
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 592 1 625
Total artillery: 440 4 096
Self-propelled artillery: 148 570
Rocket artillery: 50 1 438

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 785 850
Fighter aircraft: 134 130
Multirole aircraf: 115 73
Attack aircraft: 0 52
Helicopters: 358 324

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Navy

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Total naval: 64 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 6
Corvettes: 5 3
Submarines: 6 40

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Nuclear weapons

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.