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Military power of Spain and Israel

Country: Spain Israel
Capital: Madrid Jerusalem
Population: 46 439 864 8 238 300
Area: 505 990 km2 20 770 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 17,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 5,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 204 692 176 500
Reserve personnel: 16 200 445 000
Available for military: 11 759 557 1 797 960

Land Forces

Tanks: 327 4 170×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 530 6 766
Total artillery: 239 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 96 614
Rocket artillery: 0 48

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 533 789
Fighter aircraft: 48 52
Multirole aircraf: 86 343
Attack aircraft: 0 25
Helicopters: 179 203

Navy

Total naval: 54 74
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 3 5

Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

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).