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Military power of Iran & Switzerland

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Iran vs Switzerland

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Country: Iran (IR) Switzerland (CH)
Capital: Tehran Bern
Population: 83 183 741 8 570 146
Area: 1 648 195 km2 41 285 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17,4 billion $ 5,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,8% 0,7%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 350 000 80 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 1 852 580

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 531 224
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 625 1 500
Total artillery: 4 096 224
Self-propelled artillery: 570 224
Rocket artillery: 1 438 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 886 193
Fighter aircraft: 130 40
Multirole aircraf: 73 26
Attack aircraft: 52 0
Helicopters: 324 45
UCAV (combat drone): 36 0

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Navy

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

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Switzerland

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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.