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Military power of Israel and Russia

Country: Israel Russia
Capital: Jerusalem Moscow
Population: 8 238 300 144 554 993
Area: 20 770 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 200 warheads 7 500 warheads
More: Israel military forces description Russia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 69,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 5,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 176 500 771 000
Reserve personnel: 445 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 1 797 960 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 170 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 30 201
Total artillery: 1 522 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 614 5 943
Rocket artillery: 48 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 789 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 52 629
Multirole aircraf: 343 428
Attack aircraft: 25 752
Helicopters: 203 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 74 313
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 0 6
Corvettes: 3 83
Submarines: 5 61

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).

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.