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Military power of Egypt and Taiwan

Country: Egypt Taiwan
Capital: Cairo Taipei
Population: 89 810 000 23 519 518
Area: 1 010 407 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 290 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 2 800 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 5 883 828

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 2 050
Total artillery: 5 813 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 995 510
Rocket artillery: 1 322 115

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 787
Fighter aircraft: 113 125
Multirole aircraf: 241 190
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 250

Navy

Total naval: 154 67
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 11 20
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 8 4

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.