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Military power of Malaysia and Israel

Country: Malaysia Israel
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Jerusalem
Population: 30 894 900 8 238 300
Area: 330 803 km2 20 770 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 200 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description Israel military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 17,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 5,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 176 500
Reserve personnel: 296 300 445 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 1 797 960

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 4 170×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 6 766
Total artillery: 301 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 30 614
Rocket artillery: 54 48

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 789
Fighter aircraft: 48 52
Multirole aircraf: 45 343
Attack aircraft: 0 25
Helicopters: 72 203

Navy

Total naval: 63 74
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 6 3
Submarines: 2 5

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.

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).