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Military power of Syria & Japan

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Syria vs Japan

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Country: Syria (SY) Japan (JP)
Capital: Damascus Tokyo
Population: 17 064 854 126 880 000
Area: 185 180 km2 377 944 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 150 000 247 150
Reserve personnel: 0 56 100
Available for military: 11 550 000 27 301 443

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4 156 686
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 810 2 905
Total artillery: 3 156 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 424 226
Rocket artillery: 582 99

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 518 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 110 154
Multirole aircraf: 40 134
Attack aircraft: 96 0
Helicopters: 167 719

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Navy

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Total naval: 37 129
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 0 17

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Nuclear weapons

Syria

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Japan

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.

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.