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Military power of Syria & Australia

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Syria vs Australia

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Country: Syria (SY) Australia (AU)
Capital: Damascus Canberra
Population: 17,500,657 25,807,800
Area: 185,180 km2 7,692,024 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 1.8 billion $ 34 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 169,000 59,095
Reserve personnel: 0 28,878
Available for military: 11,550,000 5,316,464

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,156 59
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,810 1,796
Total artillery: 3,156 235
Self-propelled artillery: 424 0
Rocket artillery: 582 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 518 433
Fighter aircraft: 110 0
Multirole aircraf: 40 133
Attack aircraft: 96 0
Helicopters: 167 130
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 37 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 3
Frigates: 0 8
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 6

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Nuclear weapons

Syria

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.