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Military power of Switzerland & Syria

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Switzerland vs Syria

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Country: Switzerland (CH) Syria (SY)
Capital: Bern Damascus
Population: 8 306 200 17 064 854
Area: 41 285 km2 185 180 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 4,83 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,8% 5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 140 000 150 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 0
Available for military: 1 852 580 11 550 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 224 4 156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 500 3 810
Total artillery: 224 3 156
Self-propelled artillery: 224 424
Rocket artillery: 0 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 193 518
Fighter aircraft: 40 110
Multirole aircraf: 26 40
Attack aircraft: 0 96
Helicopters: 45 167

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Navy

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Total naval: 0 37
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 0

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Nuclear weapons

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Syria

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.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.