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Military power of Egypt and Greece

Country: Egypt Greece
Capital: Cairo Athens
Population: 89 810 000 10 846 979
Area: 1 010 407 km2 131 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 500 000 143 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 216 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 2 535 174

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 1 345×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 3 400
Total artillery: 5 813 1 150
Self-propelled artillery: 995 535
Rocket artillery: 1 322 152

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 613
Fighter aircraft: 113 41
Multirole aircraf: 241 198
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 220

Navy

Total naval: 154 99
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 13
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 8 11

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.

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.