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Military power of Greece and Jordan

Country: Greece Jordan
Capital: Athens Amman
Population: 10 846 979 9 915 942
Area: 131 990 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Jordan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 4,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 110 700
Reserve personnel: 216 000 65 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 3 285 575

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 3 149
Total artillery: 1 150 621
Self-propelled artillery: 535 461
Rocket artillery: 152 88

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 260
Fighter aircraft: 41 0
Multirole aircraf: 198 46
Attack aircraft: 0 8
Helicopters: 220 126

Navy

Total naval: 99 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 11 0

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.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.