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Military power of Egypt & South Korea

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Egypt vs South Korea

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Country: Egypt (EG) South Korea (KR)
Capital: Cairo Seoul
Population: 101,576,517 51,709,098
Area: 1,010,407 km2 100,210 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 11 billion $ 45.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.5% 2.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 438,500 555,000
Reserve personnel: 479,000 2,750,000
Available for military: 41,157,220 13,185,794

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 3,044 2,606
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11,454 4,380
Total artillery: 4,000 7,468
Self-propelled artillery: 889 3,040
Rocket artillery: 1,322 574

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,373 1,585
Fighter aircraft: 113 156
Multirole aircraf: 252 371
Attack aircraft: 121 0
Helicopters: 306 757
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 128 195
Aircraftcarriers: 2 2
Destroyers: 0 12
Frigates: 9 18
Corvettes: 4 11
Submarines: 8 22

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Nuclear weapons

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.