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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.

Vietnam is a country located in Southeastern Asia with an area of 332,698 km2 (land boundries: 4,616 km and costline 3,444 km (excludes islands)). The capital of Vietnam is Hanoi. The number of inhabitants is 96,208,984.

The PAVN is armed largely with weapons and equipment from Russia and the former Soviet Union. Russia has remained the main supplier of newer PAVN military equipment, although in recent years Vietnam has purchased arms from more than a dozen other countries. Vietnam has a limited defense industry

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 99.60001 billion $ 6.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0% 2.3%

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: 671,550 482,000
Reserve personnel: 430,000 3,000,000
Available for military: 11,870,201 30,000,000

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Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,721 1,509
Armoured fighting vehicles: 15,577 2,380
Total artillery: 3,088 2,524
Self-propelled artillery: 742 280
Rocket artillery: 401 1,094

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: 2,032 274
Fighter aircraft: 141 37
Multirole aircraf: 223 24
Attack aircraft: 157 36
Helicopters: 753 145
UCAV (combat drone): 6 0

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: 199 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 7
Corvettes: 18 23
Submarines: 0 6

Total naval

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

Peninsula Shield Force

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Vietnam

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.