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Military power of Japan & Syria

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Country: Japan (JP) Syria (SY)
Capital: Tokyo Damascus
Population: 126 880 000 17 064 854
Area: 377 944 km2 185 180 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 247 150 150 000
Reserve personnel: 56 100 0
Available for military: 27 301 443 11 550 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 686 4 156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 3 810
Total artillery: 1 179 3 156
Self-propelled artillery: 226 424
Rocket artillery: 99 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 654 518
Fighter aircraft: 154 110
Multirole aircraf: 134 40
Attack aircraft: 0 96
Helicopters: 719 167

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Navy

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Total naval: 129 37
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 17 0

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Nuclear weapons

Japan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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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.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.