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Military power of Iraq & Switzerland

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Iraq vs Switzerland

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Country: Iraq (IQ) Switzerland (CH)
Capital: Baghdad Bern
Population: 38,433,600 8,570,146
Area: 437,072 km2 41,285 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.6 billion $ 5.3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.5% 0.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 650,000 140,000
Reserve personnel: 553,000 80,000
Available for military: 11,700,000 1,852,580

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 309 224
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4,631 1,500
Total artillery: 194 224
Self-propelled artillery: 44 224
Rocket artillery: 30 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 285 193
Fighter aircraft: 0 40
Multirole aircraf: 34 26
Attack aircraft: 55 0
Helicopters: 156 45
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 59 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 2 0
Submarines: 0 0

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Nuclear weapons

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Iraq

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

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.