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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Israel

Country: United Arab Emirates Israel
Capital: Abu Dhabi Jerusalem
Population: 5 927 482 8 238 300
Area: 83 600 km2 20 770 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 200 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description Israel military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 17,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 5,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 176 500
Reserve personnel: 0 445 000
Available for military: 3 240 000 1 797 960

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 4 170×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 6 766
Total artillery: 306 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 183 614
Rocket artillery: 68 48

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 789
Fighter aircraft: 0 52
Multirole aircraf: 146 343
Attack aircraft: 0 25
Helicopters: 202 203

Navy

Total naval: 72 74
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 11 3
Submarines: 0 5

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.

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).