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Military power of Egypt and Russia

Country: Egypt Russia
Capital: Cairo Moscow
Population: 89 810 000 144 554 993
Area: 1 010 407 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 69,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 5,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 771 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 30 201
Total artillery: 5 813 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 995 5 943
Rocket artillery: 1 322 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 113 629
Multirole aircraf: 241 428
Attack aircraft: 82 752
Helicopters: 260 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 154 313
Aircraftcarriers: 2 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 11 6
Corvettes: 6 83
Submarines: 8 61

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.

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.