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Military power of Egypt & Syria

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Egypt vs Syria

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Country: Egypt (EG) Syria (SY)
Capital: Cairo Damascus
Population: 89 810 000 17 064 854
Area: 1 010 407 km2 185 180 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 3,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 438 500 150 000
Reserve personnel: 479 000 0
Available for military: 41 157 220 11 550 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 3 044 4 156
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 3 810
Total artillery: 4 000 3 156
Self-propelled artillery: 889 424
Rocket artillery: 1 322 582

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 373 518
Fighter aircraft: 113 110
Multirole aircraf: 252 40
Attack aircraft: 121 96
Helicopters: 306 167

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Navy

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Total naval: 128 37
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 0
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 8 0

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Nuclear weapons

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Syria

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.

Syria

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months; women are not conscripted but may volunteer to serve; re-enlistment obligation 5 years, with retirement after 15 years or age 40 or 20 years or age 45.