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Italy vs Egypt

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Italy is a country located in Southern Europe with an area of 301,338 km2 (land boundries: 1,836.4 km and costline 7,600 km). The capital of Italy is Rome. The number of inhabitants is 60,317,116.

Italy is a member of NATO and was one of the original 12 countries to sign the North Atlantic Treaty. The Italian Armed Forces inventory includes a mix of domestically-produced, jointly-produced, and imported weapons systems, mostly from Europe and the United State. The Italian defense industry is capable of producing equipment across all the military domains with particular strengths in naval vessels and aircraft

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Egypt is a country located in Northern Africa with an area of 1,010,407 km2 (land boundries: 2,612 km and costline 2,450 km). The capital of Egypt is Cairo. The number of inhabitants is 101,576,517.

Egypt has Major Non-NATO Ally (MNNA) status with the US. The EAF's inventory is comprised of a mix of domestically produced, imported Soviet-era, and more modern, particularly Western, weapons systems. The leading suppliers of military hardware to Egypt are France, Russia, and the United States.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 32 billion $ 11 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.5% 0%

Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 816 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 165,500 438,500
Reserve personnel: 18,300 479,000
Available for military: 13,865,688 41,157,220

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Highest value in the world: 2,035,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 200 3,789
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2,758 8,699
Total artillery: 197 4,328
Self-propelled artillery: 68 889
Rocket artillery: 21 1,250

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,267 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 712 1,103
Fighter aircraft: 92 44
Multirole aircraft: 66 278
Attack aircraft: 45 121
Helicopters: 423 310
UCAV (combat drone): 12 32

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: 200 193
Aircraftcarriers: 2 2
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 15 14
Corvettes: 0 7
Submarines: 8 8

Total naval

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Highest value in the world: 967 (North Korea)
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Nuclear weapons

Italy

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

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

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.