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Military power of Iran and Malaysia

Country: Iran Malaysia
Capital: Tehran Kuala Lumpur
Population: 78 192 200 30 894 900
Area: 1 648 195 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Iran military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 296 300
Available for military: 23 619 215 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 1 261
Total artillery: 5 383 301
Self-propelled artillery: 320 30
Rocket artillery: 1 493 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 274
Fighter aircraft: 151 48
Multirole aircraf: 88 45
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 72

Navy

Total naval: 406 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 2
Corvettes: 3 6
Submarines: 40 2

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.