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Military power of Syria and USA

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Country: Syria USA
Capital: Damascus Washington
Population: 17 064 854 324 527 000
Area: 185 180 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,3 billion $ 610 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5% 3,1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 150 000 1 281 900
Reserve personnel: 0 811 000
Available for military: 11 550 000 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 4 156 6 393×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 810 41 760
Total artillery: 3 156 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 424 950
Rocket artillery: 582 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 518 12 304
Fighter aircraft: 110 457
Multirole aircraf: 40 2 192
Attack aircraft: 96 587
Helicopters: 167 4 889

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Navy

Total naval: 37 437
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 71

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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.

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.