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Iraq vs Peninsula Shield Force

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Iraq Peninsula Shield Force

Iraq is a country located in Middle East with an area of 437,072 km2 (land boundries: 3,809 km and costline 58 km). The capital of Iraq is Baghdad. The number of inhabitants is 38,433,600.

The Iraqi military inventory is comprised of a mix of equipment from a wide variety of sources, including Europe, South Africa, South Korea, Russia, and the US. Russia and the USA are the leading suppliers of military hardware to Iraq.

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The Peninsula Shield Force is the military arm of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Members of PSF: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. As of March 2011, the Peninsula Shield Force was commanded by Saudi Major General Mutlaq bin Salem Al-Azima and has about 40 thousand troops.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.6 billion $ 99.60001 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.5% 0%

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: 650,000 671,550
Reserve personnel: 553,000 430,000
Available for military: 11,700,000 11,870,201

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

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Tanks: 309 1,721
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4,631 15,577
Total artillery: 194 3,088
Self-propelled artillery: 44 742
Rocket artillery: 30 401

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,270 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 285 2,032
Fighter aircraft: 0 141
Multirole aircraf: 34 223
Attack aircraft: 55 157
Helicopters: 156 753
UCAV (combat drone): 0 6

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: 59 199
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 2 18
Submarines: 0 0

Total naval

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Highest value in the world: 742 (China)
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Nuclear weapons

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Peninsula Shield Force

Data not available

Military service

Iraq

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

Peninsula Shield Force

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