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Military power of Israel and Italy

Country: Israel Italy
Capital: Jerusalem Rome
Population: 8 238 300 60 795 612
Area: 20 770 km2 301 338 km2
Nuclear weapons: 200 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 37,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 1,27%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 176 500 175 900
Reserve personnel: 445 000 41 867
Available for military: 1 797 960 13 865 688

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 170 200×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 7 361
Total artillery: 1 522 407
Self-propelled artillery: 614 164
Rocket artillery: 48 21

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 789 954
Fighter aircraft: 52 80
Multirole aircraf: 343 86
Attack aircraft: 25 71
Helicopters: 203 487

Navy

Total naval: 74 148
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 14
Corvettes: 3 5
Submarines: 5 8

Military service

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.