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Military power of Syria & Germany

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Syria vs Germany

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Country: Syria (SY) Germany (DE)
Capital: Damascus Berlin
Population: 17,500,657 83,166,711
Area: 185,180 km2 357,168 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 1.8 billion $ 57 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 1.4%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 169,000 183,907
Reserve personnel: 0 30,050
Available for military: 11,550,000 18,529,299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,156 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,810 3,874
Total artillery: 3,156 401
Self-propelled artillery: 424 121
Rocket artillery: 582 38

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 518 662
Fighter aircraft: 110 141
Multirole aircraf: 40 90
Attack aircraft: 96 0
Helicopters: 167 347
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 37 65
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 0 5
Submarines: 0 6

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Syria

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

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.

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.