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Military power of Ukraine and Russia

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Country: Ukraine Russia
Capital: Kiev Moscow
Population: 44 429 471 144 554 993
Area: 603 500 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 66,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 4,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 200 000 771 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 11 149 646 34 765 736

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 045 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 127 27 335
Total artillery: 3 973 14 557
Self-propelled artillery: 1 236 5 955
Rocket artillery: 693 4 032

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 425 4 441
Fighter aircraft: 39 751
Multirole aircraf: 0 526
Attack aircraft: 25 783
Helicopters: 243 1 505

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Navy

Total naval: 40 314
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 18
Frigates: 1 10
Corvettes: 1 83
Submarines: 0 59

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Military service

Ukraine

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.