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Military power of Pakistan and Malaysia

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Country: Pakistan Malaysia
Capital: Islamabad Kuala Lumpur
Population: 199 085 847 30 894 900
Area: 796 095 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,8 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,9% 1,16%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 653 800 110 000
Reserve personnel: 513 000 296 300
Available for military: 48 453 305 14 817 517

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 735 48×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 066 1 386
Total artillery: 3 745 295
Self-propelled artillery: 325 30
Rocket artillery: 134 54

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 143 221
Fighter aircraft: 186 10
Multirole aircraf: 225 39
Attack aircraft: 90 0
Helicopters: 323 63

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Navy

Total naval: 231 66
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 5
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 5 2

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Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

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.