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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Greece

Country: United Arab Emirates Greece
Capital: Abu Dhabi Athens
Population: 5 927 482 10 846 979
Area: 83 600 km2 131 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description Greece military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 143 000
Reserve personnel: 0 216 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 2 535 174

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 1 345×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 3 400
Total artillery: 306 1 150
Self-propelled artillery: 183 535
Rocket artillery: 68 152

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 613
Fighter aircraft: 0 41
Multirole aircraf: 146 198
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 220

Navy

Total naval: 72 99
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 13
Corvettes: 11 0
Submarines: 0 11

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.

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.