Military of Burundi

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The Military of Burundi consists of the Army and the Gendarmerie. The naval and air units are incorporated within the Army.


General information

Military branches: Army (includes naval and air units), paramilitary Gendarmerie

Military manpower - military age: 16 years of age

Military manpower - availability:
males age 15-49: 1,344,177 (2000 est.)

Military manpower - fit for military service:
males age 15-49: 701,367 (2000 est.)

Military manpower - reaching military age annually:
males: 76,866 (2000 est.)

Military expenditures - dollar figure: $25 million (FY93)

Military expenditures - percent of GDP: 12.6% (FY93)

Aircraft inventory

The Burundi Army's air unit operates 16 aircraft, including 7 helicopters.

Weapons and Vehicles

The Army of Burundi uses a wide range of equipment:

Armored Vehicles

Small Arms

Air Defense

References and links

External links

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