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Military power of Poland & Belarus

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Poland vs Belarus

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Country: Poland (PL) Belarus (BY)
Capital: Warsaw Minsk
Population: 38 454 576 9 408 400
Area: 312 679 km2 207 595 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 12,2 billion $ 0,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1,2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 120 000 62 000
Reserve personnel: 515 000 344 750
Available for military: 10 500 000 2 500 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 009 532
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 573 1 460
Total artillery: 729 998
Self-propelled artillery: 477 434
Rocket artillery: 180 336

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 416 200
Fighter aircraft: 30 39
Multirole aircraf: 48 4
Attack aircraft: 32 68
Helicopters: 182 63

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Navy

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Total naval: 46 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 3 0

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Nuclear weapons

Poland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Belarus

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

Belarus

18-27 years of age for compulsory military or alternative service; conscript service obligation is 12-18 months, depending on academic qualifications, and 24-36 months for alternative service, depending on academic qualifications; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.