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Military power of Iran & Italy

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Iran vs Italy

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Country: Iran (IR) Italy (IT)
Capital: Tehran Rome
Population: 83,183,741 60,317,116
Area: 1,648,195 km2 301,338 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17.4 billion $ 28.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.8% 1.6%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610,000 165,500
Reserve personnel: 350,000 18,300
Available for military: 23,619,215 13,865,688

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,842 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,555 2,795
Total artillery: 4,873 275
Self-propelled artillery: 1,030 164
Rocket artillery: 1,755 21

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 973 828
Fighter aircraft: 112 80
Multirole aircraf: 75 93
Attack aircraft: 23 48
Helicopters: 519 365
UCAV (combat drone): 83 12

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Navy

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Total naval: 272 142
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 6 12
Corvettes: 3 1
Submarines: 19 8

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Nuclear weapons

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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

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from 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.