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Military power of Egypt and South Korea

Country: Egypt South Korea
Capital: Cairo Seoul
Population: 89 810 000 51 446 201
Area: 1 010 407 km2 100 210 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 36,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 2,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 625 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 3 100 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 13 185 794

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 2 446×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 3 290
Total artillery: 5 813 5 958
Self-propelled artillery: 995 1 890
Rocket artillery: 1 322 214

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 1 526
Fighter aircraft: 113 151
Multirole aircraf: 241 265
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 786

Navy

Total naval: 154 151
Aircraftcarriers: 2 1
Destroyers: 0 12
Frigates: 11 13
Corvettes: 6 16
Submarines: 8 15

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.

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.