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Military power of Vietnam & Iraq

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Country: Vietnam (VN) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Hanoi Baghdad
Population: 92 700 000 38 433 600
Area: 332 698 km2 437 072 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5 billion $ 17,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 7,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 482 000 64 000
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 0
Available for military: 30 000 000 11 700 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 509 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 4 631
Total artillery: 2 524 194
Self-propelled artillery: 280 44
Rocket artillery: 1 094 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 274 285
Fighter aircraft: 37 0
Multirole aircraf: 24 34
Attack aircraft: 36 55
Helicopters: 145 156

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Navy

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Total naval: 173 59
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 23 2
Submarines: 6 0

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.

Iraq

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription