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Military power of United Arab Emirates & Switzerland

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United Arab Emirates vs Switzerland

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Country: United Arab Emirates (AE) Switzerland (CH)
Capital: Abu Dhabi Bern
Population: 9,890,400 8,570,146
Area: 83,600 km2 41,285 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 22.8 billion $ 5.3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5.7% 0.7%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 100,000 140,000
Reserve personnel: 90,000 80,000
Available for military: 3,240,000 1,852,580

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 388 224
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5,813 1,500
Total artillery: 306 224
Self-propelled artillery: 183 224
Rocket artillery: 68 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 489 193
Fighter aircraft: 0 40
Multirole aircraf: 146 26
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 45
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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

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Nuclear weapons

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.