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Military power of Greece and Brazil

Country: Greece Brazil
Capital: Athens Brasília
Population: 10 846 979 204 451 000
Area: 131 990 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 318 480
Reserve personnel: 216 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 1 769
Total artillery: 1 150 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 535 184
Rocket artillery: 152 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 761
Fighter aircraft: 41 45
Multirole aircraf: 198 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 220 263

Navy

Total naval: 99 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 9
Corvettes: 0 5
Submarines: 11 5

Military service

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.

Brazil

18-45 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 10-12 months; 17-45 years of age for voluntary service; an increasing percentage of the ranks are "long-service" volunteer professionals; women were allowed to serve in the armed forces beginning in early 1980s when the Brazilian Army became the first army in South America to accept women into career ranks; women serve in Navy and Air Force only in Women's Reserve Corps.