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Military power of Germany & Syria

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Germany vs Syria

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Country: Germany (DE) Syria (SY)
Capital: Berlin Damascus
Population: 83,166,711 17,500,657
Area: 357,168 km2 185,180 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 57 billion $ 1.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.4% 5%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 183,907 169,000
Reserve personnel: 30,050 0
Available for military: 18,529,299 11,550,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 4,156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,874 3,810
Total artillery: 401 3,156
Self-propelled artillery: 121 424
Rocket artillery: 38 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 662 518
Fighter aircraft: 141 110
Multirole aircraf: 90 40
Attack aircraft: 0 96
Helicopters: 347 167
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 65 37
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 6 0

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Germany

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

Syria

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.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.