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Military power of Italy & Iran

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Italy vs Iran

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Country: Italy (IT) Iran (IR)
Capital: Rome Tehran
Population: 60 795 612 78 192 200
Area: 301 338 km2 1 648 195 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 37,7 billion $ 14 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,27% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 177 000 550 000
Reserve personnel: 41 867 350 000
Available for military: 13 865 688 23 619 215

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 200 2 531
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 795 1 625
Total artillery: 275 4 096
Self-propelled artillery: 164 570
Rocket artillery: 21 1 438

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 811 850
Fighter aircraft: 80 130
Multirole aircraf: 88 73
Attack aircraft: 48 52
Helicopters: 365 324

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Navy

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Total naval: 142 406
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 12 6
Corvettes: 1 3
Submarines: 8 40

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Nuclear weapons

Italy

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

Iran

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.

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.