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Military power of Greece and Canada

Country: Greece Canada
Capital: Athens Ottawa
Population: 10 846 979 35 151 728
Area: 131 990 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 68 250
Reserve personnel: 216 000 119 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 3 148
Total artillery: 1 150 161
Self-propelled artillery: 535 0
Rocket artillery: 152 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 405
Fighter aircraft: 41 0
Multirole aircraf: 198 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 220 165

Navy

Total naval: 99 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 12
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 11 4

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.

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years