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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Egypt

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Country: United Arab Emirates Egypt
Capital: Abu Dhabi Cairo
Population: 5 927 482 89 810 000
Area: 83 600 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 2,4%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 438 500
Reserve personnel: 0 479 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 41 157 220

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Land Forces

Tanks: 388 3 044×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 11 454
Total artillery: 306 4 000
Self-propelled artillery: 183 889
Rocket artillery: 68 1 322

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 1 373
Fighter aircraft: 0 113
Multirole aircraf: 146 252
Attack aircraft: 0 121
Helicopters: 202 306

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Navy

Total naval: 72 128
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 9
Corvettes: 11 4
Submarines: 0 8

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Military service

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.