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Military power of Egypt and Vietnam

Country: Egypt Vietnam
Capital: Cairo Hanoi
Population: 89 810 000 92 700 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Egypt military forces description Vietnam military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 500 000 482 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 30 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 2 380
Total artillery: 5 813 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 995 280
Rocket artillery: 1 322 1 094

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 274
Fighter aircraft: 113 37
Multirole aircraf: 241 24
Attack aircraft: 82 36
Helicopters: 260 145

Navy

Total naval: 154 173
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 7
Corvettes: 6 23
Submarines: 8 6

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.

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.