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Military power of Malaysia & Syria

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Malaysia vs Syria

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Country: Malaysia (MY) Syria (SY)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Damascus
Population: 32,730,000 17,500,657
Area: 330,803 km2 185,180 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3.6 billion $ 1.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.16% 5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110,000 169,000
Reserve personnel: 296,300 0
Available for military: 14,817,517 11,550,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 4,156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,386 3,810
Total artillery: 295 3,156
Self-propelled artillery: 30 424
Rocket artillery: 54 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 518
Fighter aircraft: 10 110
Multirole aircraf: 39 40
Attack aircraft: 0 96
Helicopters: 63 167
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 37
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 0
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 0

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Syria

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

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.