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Germany is a country located in Central Europe with an area of 357,168 km2 (land boundries: 3,694 km and costline 2,389 km). The capital of Germany is Berlin. The number of inhabitants is 83,166,711.

Germany joined NATO in May 1955. The German Army has incorporated a joint Franco-German mechanized infantry brigade since 1989, a Dutch airmobile infantry brigade, and a Dutch mechanized infantry brigade. the German Federal Armed Forces inventory is mostly comprised of weapons systems produced domestically or jointly with other European countries and from the United States. Germany's defense industry is capable of manufacturing the full spectrum of military weapons systems, and is one of the world's leading arms exporters.

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Venezuela is a country located in Northern South America with an area of 916,445 km2 (land boundries: 5,267 km and costline 2,800 km). The capital of Venezuela is Caracas. The number of inhabitants is 28,887,118.

The FANB inventory is mainly of Chinese and Russian origin with a smaller mix of equipment from Western countries. Russia is the top supplier of military hardware to Venezuela

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 57 billion $ 0.7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.4% 0.35%

Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 738 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 183,907 330,000
Reserve personnel: 30,050 8,000
Available for military: 18,529,299 8,000,000

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Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 312
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,874 1,000
Total artillery: 401 200
Self-propelled artillery: 121 60
Rocket artillery: 38 36

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,267 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 662 263
Fighter aircraft: 141 6
Multirole aircraft: 90 42
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 347 81
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

Total aircraft

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Highest value in the world: 12,930 (USA)
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Navy

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Total naval: 65 46
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 2
Corvettes: 5 3
Submarines: 6 2

Total naval

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Highest value in the world: 967 (North Korea)
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Nuclear weapons

Germany

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

Venezuela

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.

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.