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Country: Canada (CA) Israel (IL)
Capital: Ottawa Jerusalem (internationally unrecognized)
Population: 38 048 738 9 353 610
Area: 9 984 670 km2 20 770 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 21,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,4% 5,6%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 67 492 169 500
Reserve personnel: 36 381 465 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 1 797 960

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 146 2 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 6 766
Total artillery: 161 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 0 614
Rocket artillery: 0 48

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 405 787
Fighter aircraft: 0 52
Multirole aircraf: 103 352
Attack aircraft: 0 25
Helicopters: 165 177
UCAV (combat drone): 0 15

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Navy

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Total naval: 62 74
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 4 5

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Nuclear weapons

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Israel

Although not certain, there is a rumour that Israel was the sixth country in the world that managed to research and develop their own nuclear arsenal. However, they did not confirm that fact. Still, a lot of sources claim that they managed to prepare fully working nuclear warheads in 1966. In spite of such early dates, Israel has not joined the NPT. Up to this day, they do not confirm nor deny the possibility of having nuclear arsenal. As a result of that, Israel is said to apply quite effective, yet affordable deterring policy.

According to many organizations, the estimated numbers of nuclear weapons that Israel possesses varies from 80 up to even 200 ready to be launched nuclear weapons. What is more, there are also rumours that Israel managed to prepare special missiles that can be operational from submarines.

Military service

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years

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).