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Netherlands vs Peninsula Shield Force

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Netherlands Peninsula Shield Force

Netherlands is a country located in Western Europe with an area of 41,543 km2 (land boundries: 1,053 km and costline 451 km). The capital of Netherlands is Amsterdam. The number of inhabitants is 17,469,635.

The Netherlands is a member of NATO and was one of the original 12 countries to sign the North Atlantic Treaty. Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg signed an agreement to conduct joint air policing of their territories in 2015. They trade responsibility for patrolling the skies over the three countries. The inventory of the Netherlands Armed Forces consists of a mix of domestically-produced and modern European and United States equipment. The Netherlands has an advanced domestic defense industry that focuses on armored vehicles, naval ships, and air defense systems

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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: 13.7 billion $ 99.60001 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.5% 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: 35,400 671,550
Reserve personnel: 4,500 430,000
Available for military: 7,728,129 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: 18 1,721
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,116 15,577
Total artillery: 75 3,088
Self-propelled artillery: 52 742
Rocket artillery: 0 401

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: 183 2,032
Fighter aircraft: 0 141
Multirole aircraf: 61 223
Attack aircraft: 0 157
Helicopters: 82 753
UCAV (combat drone): 4 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: 144 199
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 0 18
Submarines: 4 0

Total naval

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

Netherlands

Netherlands participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Peninsula Shield Force

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Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

Peninsula Shield Force

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