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Military power of Saudi Arabia & United Arab Emirates

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Saudi Arabia vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Saudi Arabia (SA) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Riyadh Abu Dhabi
Population: 30 770 375 5 927 482
Area: 2 149 690 km2 83 600 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 5,7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 230 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 325 000 0
Available for military: 8 240 714 3 240 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 142 388
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 5 813
Total artillery: 757 306
Self-propelled artillery: 474 183
Rocket artillery: 122 68

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 855 489
Fighter aircraft: 62 0
Multirole aircraf: 54 146
Attack aircraft: 168 0
Helicopters: 341 202

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Navy

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Total naval: 27 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 4 11
Submarines: 0 0

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Nuclear weapons

Saudi Arabia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.