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Military power of Vietnam & Syria

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Vietnam vs Syria

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Country: Vietnam (VN) Syria (SY)
Capital: Hanoi Damascus
Population: 96,208,984 17,500,657
Area: 332,698 km2 185,180 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 6.2 billion $ 1.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.3% 5%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 482,000 169,000
Reserve personnel: 3,000,000 0
Available for military: 30,000,000 11,550,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,509 4,156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2,380 3,810
Total artillery: 2,524 3,156
Self-propelled artillery: 280 424
Rocket artillery: 1,094 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 274 518
Fighter aircraft: 37 110
Multirole aircraf: 24 40
Attack aircraft: 36 96
Helicopters: 145 167
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 173 37
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 23 0
Submarines: 6 0

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Nuclear weapons

Vietnam

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Syria

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.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.