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Military power of United Kingdom and Venezuela

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Country: United Kingdom Venezuela
Capital: London Caracas
Population: 65 110 000 31 568 179
Area: 242 495 km2 916 445 km2
Nuclear weapons: 215 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 58,6 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 156 940 323 000
Reserve personnel: 75 110 400 000
Available for military: 14 856 917 8 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 407 312×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 673 1 152
Total artillery: 532 200
Self-propelled artillery: 117 60
Rocket artillery: 50 36

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 888 456
Fighter aircraft: 141 0
Multirole aircraf: 91 42
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 386 102

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Navy

Total naval: 76 37
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 6 0
Frigates: 13 3
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 11 2

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Military service

United Kingdom

16-33 years of age (officers 17-28) for voluntary military service (with parental consent under 18); no conscription; women serve in military services, but are excluded from ground combat positions and some naval postings; must be citizen of the UK, Commonwealth, or Republic of Ireland; reservists serve a minimum of 3 years, to age 45 or 55; 17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service by Nepalese citizens in the Brigade of Gurkhas; 16-34 years of age for voluntary military service by Papua New Guinean citizens.

Venezuela

All citizens of military service age (18-60 years old) are obligated to register for military service, though mandatory recruitment is forbidden; the minimum service obligation is 12 months.