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Yemen Military Profile 2017

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Military branchesLand Forces, Naval and Coastal Defense Forces (includes Marines), Air and Air Defense Force (al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Yemeniya), Border Guards, Strategic Reserve Forces (2013)
Military service age and obligation18 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription; 2-year service obligation (2012)
Military expenditures3.97% of GDP (2013)
4.08% of GDP (2012)
4.57% of GDP (2011)
4.93% of GDP (2010)
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Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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