How the Iran Nuclear Standoff Looks from Turkey

How the Iran Nuclear Standoff Looks from Turkey

Tehran is located 1,055 miles (1,697 kilometers) from Ankara. In 2010, Turkey had a defense budget of $17.5 billion and 510,600 active armed forces personnel; Iran's defense budget was $7 billion with 523,000 active armed forces personnel. Turkey does not have a nuclear weapons arsenal; the capacity of Iran's nuclear program is uncertain. Charts by Everything Type Company