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Country: United Kingdom (GB) Greece (GR)
Capital: London Athens
Population: 65 110 000 10 846 979
Area: 242 495 km2 131 990 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 58,6 billion $ 7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 2,3%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 156 940 143 000
Reserve personnel: 75 110 216 000
Available for military: 14 856 917 2 535 174

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 407 1 353
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 673 3 400
Total artillery: 532 1 162
Self-propelled artillery: 117 547
Rocket artillery: 50 152

Tanks

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 888 620
Fighter aircraft: 141 0
Multirole aircraf: 91 198
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 386 268

Total aircraft

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Navy

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Total naval: 76 99
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 6 0
Frigates: 13 13
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 11 11

Total naval

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Military service

United Kingdom

16-33 years of age (officers 17-28) for voluntary military service (with parental consent under 18); no conscription; women serve in military services, but are excluded from ground combat positions and some naval postings; must be citizen of the UK, Commonwealth, or Republic of Ireland; reservists serve a minimum of 3 years, to age 45 or 55; 17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service by Nepalese citizens in the Brigade of Gurkhas; 16-34 years of age for voluntary military service by Papua New Guinean citizens.

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.