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Military power of Greece & Italy

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Greece vs Italy

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Country: Greece (GR) Italy (IT)
Capital: Athens Rome
Population: 10 718 565 60 317 116
Area: 131 990 km2 301 338 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5,3 billion $ 28,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,6% 1,6%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 107 600 165 500
Reserve personnel: 221 600 18 300
Available for military: 2 535 174 13 865 688

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 353 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 2 795
Total artillery: 1 162 275
Self-propelled artillery: 547 164
Rocket artillery: 152 21

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 620 823
Fighter aircraft: 0 80
Multirole aircraf: 198 88
Attack aircraft: 0 48
Helicopters: 268 365
UCAV (combat drone): 0 12

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Navy

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Total naval: 99 142
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 13 12
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 11 8

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Nuclear weapons

Greece

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Italy

Italy participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.