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Military power of Ukraine & United Arab Emirates

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Ukraine vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Ukraine (UA) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Kiev Abu Dhabi
Population: 44 429 471 5 927 482
Area: 603 500 km2 83 600 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 5,7%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 200 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 0
Available for military: 11 149 646 3 240 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 045 388
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 127 5 813
Total artillery: 3 973 306
Self-propelled artillery: 1 236 183
Rocket artillery: 693 68

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 425 489
Fighter aircraft: 39 0
Multirole aircraf: 0 146
Attack aircraft: 25 0
Helicopters: 243 202

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Navy

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Total naval: 40 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 1 0
Corvettes: 1 11
Submarines: 0 0

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Nuclear weapons

Ukraine

Although Ukraine has never produced its own nuclear weapon to this day, we should bear in mind that back in the days, Ukraine possessed approximately 5,000 nuclear weapons. This is all due to the fact that before 1991, Ukraine was a part of the Soviet Union. However, as a consequence of its dissolution, all the countries that were satellites or were forcefully attached to Soviet Union, received number of warheads. They were once the property of the Soviet Union. Nevertheless, after Ukraine became independent, they received everything that was the part of the USSR, even nuclear warheads. As a result of that, Ukraine became the third largest holder of nuclear weapons in the world.

Ukraine decided to get rid of these weapons quite quickly. Three years later, in 1994 that is, they joined Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. In 1996, all the warheads were moved and disassembled in Russia.

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Ukraine

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

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.