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Military power of Iran & Iraq

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Country: Iran (IR) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Tehran Baghdad
Population: 78 192 200 38 433 600
Area: 1 648 195 km2 437 072 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 14 billion $ 17,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 7,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 550 000 64 000
Reserve personnel: 350 000 0
Available for military: 23 619 215 11 700 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 531 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 625 4 631
Total artillery: 4 096 194
Self-propelled artillery: 570 44
Rocket artillery: 1 438 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 850 285
Fighter aircraft: 130 0
Multirole aircraf: 73 34
Attack aircraft: 52 55
Helicopters: 324 156

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Navy

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Total naval: 406 59
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 0
Corvettes: 3 2
Submarines: 40 0

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Nuclear weapons

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

Iraq

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription