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Military power of Greece and Taiwan

Country: Greece Taiwan
Capital: Athens Taipei
Population: 10 846 979 23 519 518
Area: 131 990 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Taiwan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 290 000
Reserve personnel: 216 000 2 800 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 5 883 828

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 2 050
Total artillery: 1 150 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 535 510
Rocket artillery: 152 115

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 787
Fighter aircraft: 41 125
Multirole aircraf: 198 190
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 220 250

Navy

Total naval: 99 67
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 13 20
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 11 4

Military service

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.

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.