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Libya 

Total Military Force libyaflag
Active: 76,000
Reserves: 40,000

Army (45,000)
1 Elite Brigade
10 Tank Battalions
10 Mechanized Infantry Battalions
18 Infantry Battalions
6 Paratroops/Commandos
4 Surface to Surface Brigades
22 Artillery Battalions
7 Air Defence Battalions

Navy (8,000)
Bases: Tripoli, Benghazi, Tobruk, Khums, Derna, Zuwurah, Misonhah

Air Force (23,000)
Flying Hours: 85

Forces Abroad and Foreign Forces
Central African Republic: 300 

Paramilitary
Customs/Coast Guard

Strategic Force
At one time some observers classified Libya among the most dangerous countries from the standpoint of the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, including nuclear weapons. But in recent years concerns about Libyan nuclear ambitions have faded, though apprehensions about Libyan chemical weapons efforts remained very much alive. Libya was no position to obtain access to nuclear weapons in the foreseeable future, given the extremely limited domestic technical base of the country.

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Libya *
2001
2002
2003
GDP
25.4bn
  35bn
Defense Exp
4.5bn
   
Defense Bdgt
1.0bn
1.21bn
1.21bn

* All figures in US dollars.

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Miscellaneous Munitions and Weapons Systems 

FAS on Libyan Nuclear Capabilities

The International Institute for Strategic Studies

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