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Military power of Iran and Greece

Country: Iran Greece
Capital: Tehran Athens
Population: 78 192 200 10 846 979
Area: 1 648 195 km2 131 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 143 000
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 216 000
Available for military: 23 619 215 2 535 174

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 1 345×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 3 400
Total artillery: 5 383 1 150
Self-propelled artillery: 320 535
Rocket artillery: 1 493 152

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 613
Fighter aircraft: 151 41
Multirole aircraf: 88 198
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 220

Navy

Total naval: 406 99
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 13
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 11

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from 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.