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Military power of United Arab Emirates & Netherlands

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United Arab Emirates vs Netherlands

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Country: United Arab Emirates (AE) Netherlands (NL)
Capital: Abu Dhabi Amsterdam
Population: 9,890,400 17,469,635
Area: 83,600 km2 41,543 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 22.8 billion $ 13.7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5.7% 1.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 100,000 35,400
Reserve personnel: 90,000 4,500
Available for military: 3,240,000 7,728,129

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 354 18
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,980 1,039
Total artillery: 398 57
Self-propelled artillery: 183 57
Rocket artillery: 139 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 510 201
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 137 78
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 215 94
UCAV (combat drone): 0 4

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Navy

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Total naval: 79 56
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 2
Corvettes: 9 0
Submarines: 0 4

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Nuclear weapons

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Netherlands

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

Military service

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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.