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European Union EU vs Axis of Resistance

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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.

The Axis of Resistance is informal military alliance between Iran, Palestine, Syria and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. They are unified by their goal of opposing NATO, Israeli and Saudi Arabian activities in the region.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 212.2 billion $ 19.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0% 0%

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: 1,204,489 779,000
Reserve personnel: 1,997,100 350,000
Available for military: 92,594,951 35,169,215

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

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Tanks: 4,544 6,998
Armoured fighting vehicles: 29,572 7,365
Total artillery: 6,114 8,029
Self-propelled artillery: 1,898 1,454
Rocket artillery: 690 2,337

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: 5,428 1,491
Fighter aircraft: 453 222
Multirole aircraf: 874 115
Attack aircraft: 176 119
Helicopters: 2,454 686
UCAV (combat drone): 35 83

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: 1,286 309
Aircraftcarriers: 7 0
Destroyers: 19 0
Frigates: 69 6
Corvettes: 23 3
Submarines: 48 19

Total naval

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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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