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Military power of Greece and Romania

Country: Greece Romania
Capital: Athens Bucharest
Population: 10 846 979 19 511 000
Area: 131 990 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 143 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 216 000 80 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 1 557
Total artillery: 1 150 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 535 47
Rocket artillery: 152 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 159
Fighter aircraft: 41 42
Multirole aircraf: 198 0
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 220 66

Navy

Total naval: 99 61
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 3
Corvettes: 0 7
Submarines: 11 1

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.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.