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The Arab League (League of Arab States) is a regional organization in the Arab world. the League has 22 members, but Syria's participation has been suspended since November 2011. Current members: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The Joint Defence Council of the Arab League is one of the Institutions of the Arab League. The Arab League as an organisation has no military Force but they establish a peacekeeping force.

The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union countries that are located in Europe with an area of 4,233,255 km2 The capital of Ukraine is Brussels. The number of inhabitants estimated is about 447 million. Members of EU: Germany, Latvia, France, Lithuania, Estonia, Portugal, Belgium, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Sweden, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Hungary, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain.

The European Union were not devised as a military alliance because most of the members are in the North Atlantic Alliance. Since the withdrawal of the UK, France is the only member recognised as a nuclear weapon state. Italy, Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium participate in NATO nuclear sharing.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 120.7 billion $ 212.2 billion $
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Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 738 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,860,550 1,204,489
Reserve personnel: 1,527,000 1,997,100
Available for military: 68,012,996 92,594,951

Active

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Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 7,140 4,544
Armoured fighting vehicles: 32,056 29,572
Total artillery: 8,231 6,114
Self-propelled artillery: 2,136 1,898
Rocket artillery: 1,769 690

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,270 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 3,680 5,428
Fighter aircraft: 185 453
Multirole aircraf: 581 874
Attack aircraft: 341 176
Helicopters: 1,345 2,454
UCAV (combat drone): 38 35

Total aircraft

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Highest value in the world: 12,930 (USA)
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Navy

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Total naval: 478 1,286
Aircraftcarriers: 2 7
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 25 69
Corvettes: 27 23
Submarines: 8 48

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Highest value in the world: 742 (China)
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Nuclear weapons

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Military service

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