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Country: Israel (IL) Brazil (BR)
Capital: Jerusalem (internationally unrecognized) Brasília
Population: 9,353,610 210,147,125
Area: 20,770 km2 8,515,767 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 21.7 billion $ 26.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5.6% 1.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 169,500 334,500
Reserve personnel: 465,000 1,340,000
Available for military: 1,797,960 53,350,703

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,650 469
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6,135 1,769
Total artillery: 1,000 956
Self-propelled artillery: 650 212
Rocket artillery: 48 198

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 618 749
Fighter aircraft: 41 47
Multirole aircraf: 230 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 128 249
UCAV (combat drone): 15 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 74 108
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 8
Corvettes: 7 3
Submarines: 6 5

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Nuclear weapons

Israel

Although not certain, there is a rumour that Israel was the sixth country in the world that managed to research and develop their own nuclear arsenal. However, they did not confirm that fact. Still, a lot of sources claim that they managed to prepare fully working nuclear warheads in 1966. In spite of such early dates, Israel has not joined the NPT. Up to this day, they do not confirm nor deny the possibility of having nuclear arsenal. As a result of that, Israel is said to apply quite effective, yet affordable deterring policy.

According to many organizations, the estimated numbers of nuclear weapons that Israel possesses varies from 80 up to even 200 ready to be launched nuclear weapons. What is more, there are also rumours that Israel managed to prepare special missiles that can be operational from submarines.

Brazil

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).

Brazil

18-45 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 10-12 months; 17-45 years of age for voluntary service; an increasing percentage of the ranks are "long-service" volunteer professionals; women were allowed to serve in the armed forces beginning in early 1980s when the Brazilian Army became the first army in South America to accept women into career ranks; women serve in Navy and Air Force only in Women's Reserve Corps.