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Military power of Switzerland and Venezuela

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Country: Switzerland Venezuela
Capital: Bern Caracas
Population: 8 306 200 31 568 179
Area: 41 285 km2 916 445 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 4,83 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,8% 1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 140 000 323 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 400 000
Available for military: 1 852 580 8 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 224 312×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 500 1 152
Total artillery: 224 200
Self-propelled artillery: 224 60
Rocket artillery: 0 36

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 193 456
Fighter aircraft: 40 0
Multirole aircraf: 26 42
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 45 102

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Navy

Total naval: 0 37
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 3
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 0 2

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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.

Venezuela

All citizens of military service age (18-60 years old) are obligated to register for military service, though mandatory recruitment is forbidden; the minimum service obligation is 12 months.