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Military power of Venezuela & Iran

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Venezuela vs Iran

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Country: Venezuela (VE) Iran (IR)
Capital: Caracas Tehran
Population: 28,887,118 83,183,741
Area: 916,445 km2 1,648,195 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 0.7 billion $ 17.4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0.35% 3.8%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 330,000 610,000
Reserve personnel: 8,000 350,000
Available for military: 8,000,000 23,619,215

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 312 2,842
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,152 3,555
Total artillery: 200 4,873
Self-propelled artillery: 60 1,030
Rocket artillery: 36 1,755

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 456 973
Fighter aircraft: 0 112
Multirole aircraf: 42 75
Attack aircraft: 0 23
Helicopters: 102 519
UCAV (combat drone): 0 83

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Navy

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Total naval: 37 272
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 3 6
Corvettes: 4 3
Submarines: 2 19

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Nuclear weapons

Venezuela

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.