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Military power of France and Egypt

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

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

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Manpower

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

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Land Forces

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

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Air Forces

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

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Navy

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

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Military service

France

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

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.