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Country: Australia Turkey
Capital: Canberra Ankara
Population: 24 399 300 79 814 871
Area: 7 692 024 km2 783 562 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Country: Australia Turkey
Military budget: 25 billion $ 18,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 2,2%

Manpower

Country: Australia Turkey
Active personnel: 58 061 685 862
Reserve personnel: 19 338 407 122
Available for military: 5 316 464 21 079 077

Land Forces

Country: Australia Turkey
Tanks: 59 2 435
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 7 947
Total artillery: 235 2 546
Self-propelled artillery: 0 1 087
Rocket artillery: 0 462

Air Forces

Country: Australia Turkey
Total aircraft: 450 1 351
Fighter aircraft: 0 49
Multirole aircraf: 97 245
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 187 606

Navy

Country: Australia Turkey
Total naval: 49 145
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 16
Corvettes: 0 9
Submarines: 6 12

Military service

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.

Turkey

21-41 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary service; 12 months conscript obligation for non-university graduates, 6-12 months for university graduates (graduates of higher education may perform 6 months of military service as short-term privates, or 12 months as reserve officers); conscripts are called to register at age 20, for service at 21; women serve in the Turkish Armed Forces only as officers; reserve obligation to age 41; Turkish citizens with a residence or work permit who have worked abroad for at least 3 years (1095 days) can be exempt from military service in exchange for 6,000 EUR or its equivalent in foreign currencies; a law passed in December 2014 introduced a one-time payment scheme which exempted Turkish citizens 27 and older from conscription in exchange for a payment of $8,150.
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