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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Israel

Country: Saudi Arabia Israel
Capital: Riyadh Jerusalem
Population: 30 770 375 8 238 300
Area: 2 149 690 km2 20 770 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 200 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Israel military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 17,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 5,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 176 500
Reserve personnel: 325 000 445 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 1 797 960

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 4 170×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 6 766
Total artillery: 757 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 474 614
Rocket artillery: 122 48

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 789
Fighter aircraft: 86 52
Multirole aircraf: 54 343
Attack aircraft: 148 25
Helicopters: 344 203

Navy

Total naval: 27 74
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 4 3
Submarines: 0 5

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

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).