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Military power of Venezuela and Switzerland

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Country: Venezuela Switzerland
Capital: Caracas Bern
Population: 31 568 179 8 306 200
Area: 916 445 km2 41 285 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 0,8%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 323 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 400 000 80 000
Available for military: 8 000 000 1 852 580

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Land Forces

Tanks: 312 224×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 152 1 500
Total artillery: 200 224
Self-propelled artillery: 60 224
Rocket artillery: 36 0

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 456 193
Fighter aircraft: 0 40
Multirole aircraf: 42 26
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 102 45

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Navy

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

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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.

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.