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Military power of Switzerland & Iraq

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Switzerland vs Iraq

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Country: Switzerland (CH) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Bern Baghdad
Population: 8,570,146 38,433,600
Area: 41,285 km2 437,072 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5.3 billion $ 7.6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0.7% 3.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 140,000 650,000
Reserve personnel: 80,000 553,000
Available for military: 1,852,580 11,700,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 224 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,500 4,631
Total artillery: 224 194
Self-propelled artillery: 224 44
Rocket artillery: 0 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 193 285
Fighter aircraft: 40 0
Multirole aircraf: 26 34
Attack aircraft: 0 55
Helicopters: 45 156
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 0 59
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 2
Submarines: 0 0

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Nuclear weapons

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.

Iraq

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription.