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Military power of Egypt and France

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Country: Egypt France
Capital: Cairo Paris
Population: 89 810 000 67 013 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 2,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 438 500 203 000
Reserve personnel: 479 000 68 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 14 563 662

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Land Forces

Tanks: 3 044 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 6 352
Total artillery: 4 000 448
Self-propelled artillery: 889 330
Rocket artillery: 1 322 13

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 373 1 076
Fighter aircraft: 113 38
Multirole aircraf: 252 150
Attack aircraft: 121 89
Helicopters: 306 512

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Navy

Total naval: 128 109
Aircraftcarriers: 2 4
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 9 11
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 8 10

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Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.