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Military power of Russia and Malaysia

Country: Russia Malaysia
Capital: Moscow Kuala Lumpur
Population: 144 554 993 30 894 900
Area: 17 098 242 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 500 warheads 0 warheads
More: Russia military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 69,2 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,3% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 771 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 2 000 000 296 300
Available for military: 34 765 736 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 20 050 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 30 201 1 261
Total artillery: 14 533 301
Self-propelled artillery: 5 943 30
Rocket artillery: 4 020 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 042 274
Fighter aircraft: 629 48
Multirole aircraf: 428 45
Attack aircraft: 752 0
Helicopters: 1 360 72

Navy

Total naval: 313 63
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 19 0
Frigates: 6 2
Corvettes: 83 6
Submarines: 61 2

Military service

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.

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.