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Military power of Italy and Russia

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Country: Italy Russia
Capital: Rome Moscow
Population: 60 795 612 144 554 993
Area: 301 338 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 37,7 billion $ 66,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,27% 4,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 177 000 771 000
Reserve personnel: 41 867 2 000 000
Available for military: 13 865 688 34 765 736

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Land Forces

Tanks: 200 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 795 27 335
Total artillery: 275 14 557
Self-propelled artillery: 164 5 955
Rocket artillery: 21 4 032

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 811 4 441
Fighter aircraft: 80 751
Multirole aircraf: 88 526
Attack aircraft: 48 783
Helicopters: 365 1 505

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Navy

Total naval: 142 314
Aircraftcarriers: 2 1
Destroyers: 4 18
Frigates: 12 10
Corvettes: 1 83
Submarines: 8 59

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Military service

Italy

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

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.