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Military power of Japan & Iraq

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Japan vs Iraq

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Country: Japan (JP) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Tokyo Baghdad
Population: 125,360,000 38,433,600
Area: 377,944 km2 437,072 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 50.3 billion $ 7.6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 3.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 247,150 650,000
Reserve personnel: 56,100 553,000
Available for military: 27,301,443 11,700,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,004 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,072 4,631
Total artillery: 623 194
Self-propelled artillery: 214 44
Rocket artillery: 99 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,444 285
Fighter aircraft: 155 0
Multirole aircraf: 79 34
Attack aircraft: 0 55
Helicopters: 698 156
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 140 59
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 36 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 6 2
Submarines: 22 0

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.

Iraq

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